Taiwan finds bat with new type of lyssavirus

Taiwan finds bat with new type of lyssavirus

Taiwan’s disease control administration announced on N0vember 9, 2016, that someone had found a bat in the Annan district of Tainan City.  The bat was found to carry a new type of the lyssavirus.

Doctors say injection of rabies immunoglobulin can provide some protection from infection by the lyssavirus.


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