WUHAN, China – A World Health Organization team looking into the origins of the novel coronavirus pandemic on Sunday visited the food market in this central Chinese city that was linked to many early infections.
The team members visited the Huanan Seafood Market for about an hour in the afternoon, and one of them flashed a thumbs-up sign when reporters asked how the trip was going.
The market was the site of a December 2019 outbreak of the virus. Scientists initially suspected the virus came from wild animals sold in the market. The market has since been largely ruled out