According to new research, the Novel Corona virus, which has become a global pandemic, can stay in the air for hours and levels inside humidity.
Scientists at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the US National Institutes of Health, report that the virus taken from the affected person is being used in domestic goods and hospitals, according to a Reuters report. Placed on the surface of the device.
They used a device that released microscopic droplets like coughing or sneezing.
Scientists have investigated how long the virus can stay on the surface.
It should be noted that the number of new Corona virus or Cod-19 cases in the United States has reached 5,200 and more than 100 deaths.
The research concluded that the virus was able to infect others for about 3 hours when released through droplets.
Half-life, the research team found, for virus particles to take about 66 minutes in the air to reach the limit.
That means 3 quarters of the virus was unable to be affected for one hour and 6 minutes, but the other 25% were still able to infect.
According to research conducted by Nilgie van Doremlin of the NIAID Facility at Rocky Mountain Laboratories, the infectious virus volume increased by 12.5% in the third hour.