As the novel coronavirus continues to wreak havoc across the globe, researchers and medical experts have been trying to learn more about the virus and decipher ways which can help in containing the spread of the disease. Even as the world eagerly waits for a safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine to come into public circulation to put a pause on the highly infectious contagion, it has been established time and again that a vaccine is not a silver bullet. Ultimately, it is the combination of social distancing measures, good respiratory hygiene habits and safe and a effective vaccine which will go a long way in curbing the spread of COVID-19.
While the race is on to develop an effective treatment for the novel coronavirus, scientists and researchers are also looking for new ways to prevent the spread of SARS-CoV-2 virus. We are listing down three ways which are touted to be effective in killing the novel coronavirus.