The Science Journal of the Lander College of Arts and Sciences


Chana Weis


In late 2019 a newly identified strain of coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2 emerged, causing a worldwide pandemic of respiratory illness, Covid-19. Covid-19 has drastically transformed the world in numerous ways. The virus is highly contagious and, in some cases, fatal. A successful cure has not yet been discovered and therefore society is urged to take proper precautions to prevent the spread of the potentially fatal virus. This paper analyzes the proper precautions that should be taken as well as the ongoing research that has been done to stop the spread of the virus.



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