Persistence of coronaviruses on inanimate surfaces and its inactivation with biocidal agents...


journalofhospitalinfection.com | 2020-02-11 22:25 UTC

Currently, the emergence of a novel human coronavirus, temporary named 2019-nCoV,has become a global health concern causing severe respiratory tract infections inhumans. Human-to-human transmissions have been described with incubation times between 2-10 days, facilitating its spread via droplets, contaminated hands or surfaces. Wetherefore reviewed the literature on all available information about the persistenceof human and veterinary coronaviruses on inanimate surfaces as well as inactivationstrategies with biocidal agents used for chemical disinfection, e.g.

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