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China has officially removed pangolin scales from its 2020 list of approved ingredients used in traditional Chinese medicine, multiple media outlets report. According to the country’s state-run media , the latest version of Chinese Pharmacopoeia for 2020 no longer includes the pangolin, which most scientists say may have transmitted the coronavirus from bats to humans as an intermediary animal. Pangolins are small mammals covered in scales that live in Asia and Africa. Its scales are sometimes used as an […]

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