Scientists have discovered a virus an Ebola-related virus with the potential to infect humans and animals in Chinese populations of Rousettus bats. Photo: AFP Scientists have discovered a virus an Ebola-related virus with the potential to infect humans and animals in Chinese populations of Rousettus bats. Photo: AFP
Scientists have discovered a virus an Ebola-related virus with the potential to infect humans and animals in Chinese populations of Rousettus bats. Photo: AFP

Ebola-like virus found in Chinese bats

  • Scientists discover virus with potential to infect humans and animals in southwestern China
  • Mengla virus shares many characteristics with deadly Ebola

Topic |   China science
Scientists have discovered a virus an Ebola-related virus with the potential to infect humans and animals in Chinese populations of Rousettus bats. Photo: AFP Scientists have discovered a virus an Ebola-related virus with the potential to infect humans and animals in Chinese populations of Rousettus bats. Photo: AFP
Scientists have discovered a virus an Ebola-related virus with the potential to infect humans and animals in Chinese populations of Rousettus bats. Photo: AFP
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