We continue to keep hearing about bat-borne viruses, outstanding in their virulence and harmful powers. Most recently, some scientists have laid the blame for the coronavirus epidemic on the furry, winged creatures. What makes them such hotbeds of lethal illness?
Bats are responsible for some of the most concern-inducing zoonotic viruses — all those that distribute from animals to people — in current memory. Ebola, SARS, Marburg, Nipah and much more have been traced to the world’s only mammal able of sustained flight. A new analyze suggests that their exclusive area of interest in the animal kingdom may possibly be