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Contact: Dr. Jan Felix Drexler
University of Bonn

A Bat of the Species Neoromicia cf. zuluensis

Caption: In this animal the scientists from the University of Bonn, Germany, and from South Africa found a virus that is genetically more closely related to MERS-CoV than any other known virus.

Credit: M. Corrie Schoeman/University of KwaZulu-Natal

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