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Researchers have discovered two new groups of viruses.


Researchers at the University of Bonn and the German Center for Infection Research (DZIF) have discovered two new groups of viruses within the Bunyavirus family in the tropical forest of the Ivory Coast. Previously only five groups responsible for serious illnesses in humans and animals were known with previous studies stating that most are spread through blood-feeding insects. Based on

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