Received: 12 June 2015
Accepted: 8 October 2015
First Online: 9 November 2015
Change Date: 30 March 2020
Change Type: Clarification
Change Details: <b>Editors’ note, March 2020:</b> We are aware that this article is being used as the basis for unverified theories that the novel coronavirus causing COVID-19 was engineered. There is no evidence that this is true; scientists believe that an animal is the most likely source of the coronavirus.
Change Date: 20 November 2015
Change Type: Corrigendum
Change Details: In the version of this article initially published online, the authors omitted to acknowledge a funding source, USAID-EPT-PREDICT funding from EcoHealth Alliance, to Z.-L.S. The error has been corrected for the print, PDF and HTML versions of this article.
Change Date: 22 May 2020
Change Type: Correction
Change Details: A Correction to this paper has been published:
Change Details: https://doi.org/10.1038/s41591-020-0924-2
: The authors declare no competing financial interests.
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