Viral Diversity, Prey Preference, and Bartonella Prevalence in Desmodus rotundus in GuatemalaWOS
EcoHealth, Volume 13, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 761-774.
Keywords:BartonellaChiropteraadenovirusbatsdisease ecologyview more (5+)
Certain bat species serve as natural reservoirs for pathogens in several key viral families including henipa-, lyssa-, corona-, and filoviruses, which may pose serious threats to human health. The Common Vampire Bat (Desmodus rotundus), due to its abundance, sanguivorous feeding habit involving humans and domestic animals, and highly soci...More