A new Ebola species has been found in bats in Sierra Leone

There’s no evidence yet the newly dubbed Bombali Ebola can infect humans

Little free-tailed bat

BRAND NEW A new species of Ebola virus was found in two bat species in Sierra Leone, the Angolan free-tailed bat and the Little free-tailed bat (pictured).

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