Khosta-2: All You Need To Know About Russian Bat Virus That Could Infect Humans

Khosta-2: All You Need To Know About Russian Bat Virus That Could Infect Humans

US scientists have discovered a new virus in bats that could be bad news for humans. The new virus, called Khosta-2 cannot just infect human cells, it is also resistant to current vaccines. Research published in the journal PLOS Pathogens says that the virus is resistant to the antibodies of people vaccinated against SARS-CoV-2—which causes COVID-19, reported Newsweek. The virus was first discovered in bats in Russia in 2020 but at that time scientists did not think that the virus …