Virus-Hunting Team Studies Bat Illnesses and Risk to Humans

March 24, 2021 07:17 AM
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Research is ongoing, but it’s thought the coronavirus, which causes COVID-19, may be a zoonotic disease that first appeared in bats. A team in the Philippines studies diseases carried by bats in hopes of preventing future pandemics.  VOA’s Arash Arabasadi has more.

Producer: Arash Arabasadi