Study Corona Part 4 The name “Coronavirus” is derived from the Latin word “corona”.

How was the name “coronavirus” formed?

The name coronavirus is derived from the Latin word “corona” , meaning ‘crown’ or ‘halo’, which refers to the characteristic appearance of virions (the infective form of the virus) by electron microscopy, which have a fringe of large, bulbous surface projections creating an image reminiscent(similar to) of a crown or of a solar corona.

How “coronavirus” is transmitted?

It is said that the “coronavirus” is transmitted primarily through droplets of saliva or discharge from the nose when an infected person coughs or sneezes.

More to come in ‘Part 4’.

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I am an individual trying to harness nature and technology to benefit each other. Spiritualist to mind, body and soul. Live life to it's extent with keeping harmony among all life forms of mother nature. With the understanding that, the major principle of life is to, "Think Humane!". As human form is the most wonderful creation of nature. Let's cherish it and spread the happiness to all forms of living beings.

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