Chinese scientist, who had made a breakthrough in COVID-19 treatment was killed

Bing Liu, 37, died of multiple gunshot wounds. His employer noted that Bing almost made a breakthrough in coronavirus treatment, which could safe the humanity.

Bing was at his house in Pennsylvania. It is known that the killer was 46-year-old Hao Gu, who lately committed a suicide. The police found evidence that the scientist’s death was connected with his work.

According to representatives of the University of Pittsburgh, Bing Liu did important research: he simulated biological systems in order to understand the mechanisms of SARS-CoV-2 at the cellular level.

Bing was respected by many colleagues because at the age of 37, he was able to make a unique contribution to science. The murder incident is now being investigated at the federal level, since the investigator and killer were not US citizens.

By Cindy
In Other
August 21, 2020

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