#44 | Dorothy Tovar | Beyond Bat Soup

#44 | Dorothy Tovar | Beyond Bat Soup

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In the last two months, COVID-19 has drawn the public’s attention to zoonotic diseases in unprecedented—and often profoundly misleading—ways. The Chinese origins of SARS-CoV-2 have (re)awakened powerful cultural stereotypes that are now routinely invoked to explain the virus’s transmission to humans. In reality, the lives of bats, viruses, and humans are intertwined in far more complex and profound ways, as bat virologist Dorothy Tovar explains in this week’s episode. Dorothy tells Jocelyn and ... See More

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