Our Research in the News

Study explores cross-species viral transmission by bats by Dana Kobilinsky, The Wildlife Society 09/09/15

Why bats are such good hosts for Ebola and other deadly diseases by Natalie Drake,  Wired 10/15/14 

Rats and their alarming bugs by Carl Zimmer,  New York Times 10/14/2014 

Why do bats transmit so many diseases like Ebola? MinuteEarth 8/4/2014 (A cute little video that we contributed content for)

New clue found: Why bats spread viruses but don’t get sick by Jonel Aleccia, nbcnews.com 4/16/2014

Interview on BBC World Service program Science in Action (mp3) 2/7/2013

Compared with rodents, bat species carry more viruses  Science News 2/7/2013

Bats host more than 60 human-infecting viruses  LiveScience.com 2/5/2013