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  2. Jun 15, 2022
Coronaviruses Can Survive on Refrigerated and Frozen Meat for ‘Extended Periods of Time,’ Finds New Study

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Coronaviruses, similar to SARS-CoV-2, can survive on meat for extended periods of time at high concentrations at both refrigerated and frozen temperatures, finds a new study published in Applied and Environmental Microbiology.