The Egyptian rousette bat (Rousettus aegyptiacus) has previously been implicated as the
natural host of a zoonotic rubulavirus; however, its association with rubulaviruses has been studied
to a limited extent. Urine, ...
Species within the Neoromicia bat genus are abundant and widely distributed in Africa. It is
common for these insectivorous bats to roost in anthropogenic structures in urban regions.
Additionally, Neoromicia capensis ...
Markotter, Wanda; Geldenhuys, Marike; Jansen van Vuren, Petrus; Kemp, Alan; Mortlock, Marinda; Mudakikwa, Antoine; Nel, Louis Hendrik; Nziza, Julius; Paweska, Janusz Tadeusz; Weyer, Jacqueline(MDPI Publishing, 2019-07-02)
A high diversity of corona- and paramyxoviruses have been detected in different bat
species at study sites worldwide, including Africa, however no biosurveillance studies from Rwanda
have been reported. In this study, ...