UC Berkeley researcher Cara Brook awarded L’Oréal For Women in Science fellowship

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Bats serve as 'reservoirs' for the most fatal diseases that affect human populations, according to Cara Brook, whose fieldwork in Madagascar involves catching wild bats that are consumed as a human food source.

UC Berkeley researcher Cara Brook, a specialist in bat-borne viruses, was awarded a $60,000 L’Oréal For Women in Science fellowship.
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