” Rao said. “Our candidate is being opposed by fielding a Sonkar candidate.
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and other orifices.m. Munster and epidemiologist Sarah Olson start their workday Her job begins where Ondzie’s ends She’s clad in scrubs and a protective suit and wears a visor a respirator and leather gloves on top of two layers of plastic gloves She unties a bag and carries it to a tent serving as a makeshift laboratory Munster similarly clad minus the leather gloves is waiting A bare bulb illuminates the tent an island of light in the dark forest powered by a loud generator The back wall is made of banana leaves Grasping the bat’s head between her thumb and index finger Olson exposes its lower body Munster massages its bladder until urine dribbles into a plastic vial Then Olson unpacks the whole animal and Munster examines and measures it while another researcher takes notes "Hypsignathus monstrosus" Munster says though the only thing monstrous about the hammer-headed fruit bat is its scientific name The huge head with its big yellow eyes cleft chin and curled lower lip evokes pity rather than fear "Endearingly ugly" Olson calls it As night goes on the makeshift lab fills with urine and blood samples from hammer-headed fruit bats Researchers are garbed and masked for protection against what they hope to find: live Ebola virus Change in viral levels over time might reveal when and how the bats infect other mammals—and ultimately humans K KUPFERSCHMIDT/SCIENCE Olson like Ondzie works for WCS where she studies how Ebola affects chimpanzees and gorillas How the virus might travel from bats to primates is anyone’s guess But it is as dangerous to those primates as it is to humans if not more so which is why WCS is a partner in Munster’s quest "Ebola is the biggest threat to gorillas apart from poaching" primatologist Emma Stokes of WCS said a few days earlier at the WCS office in Brazzaville By some estimates Ebola killed about half the gorillas in the Republic of the Congo between 2005 and 2012 That’s a huge blow to the species because some 60% of the world’s gorillas live in the northern part of the country where the team is working The gorillas and other primates in turn pose a threat to humans who often contract the virus by handling the dead animals or eating bushmeat That’s why another part of Ondzie’s job is to visit local communities to urge people not to touch dead animals in the forest but instead to call WCS Just 2 days earlier such a call alerted the team to a chimpanzee carcass in the forest It was covered in maggots Munster says—"just a huge pulsating mess" Ebola may be scarce in living animals but carcasses like that one practically explode with virus "We’ve done those studies" Munster says "Every cell every orifice of that carcass is loaded with Ebola" To minimize the risk to researchers Munster helped develop a protocol for collecting samples from dead animals: swabbing the outside instead of using sharp instruments to collect blood or tissue The first bat examined tonight is alive and apparently well "Good body condition" Munster says "Head length 42 millimeters Body 97 Lower arm 95" He swabs the mouth nostrils and anus Suddenly the animal flinches and a claw scrapes across Munster’s plastic glove Even though no tear is visible he discards his outer gloves and dons a new pair Then comes the most dangerous part: While Olson holds the animal Munster plunges a needle into a vein in the wing and slowly draws blood "You have to be extremely careful" he says "We’re talking about Ebola after all" Before Munster lets the sampled bat go he injects it with a tiny ID chip This allows the researchers to identify animals that they have recaptured K KUPFERSCHMIDT/SCIENCE Munster knows how to handle deadly viruses He was in Monrovia during the 2013–15 Ebola outbreak testing hundreds of samples Far too many were positive for the virus "We underestimated the virus" he says He is determined not to make that mistake again The Republic of the Congo is changing rapidly The researchers’ tents are perhaps 100 meters from a road that transects the country stretching 800 kilometers south to Brazzaville When Munster first came here a few years ago the road was red dirt Now it’s smooth asphalt If the virus emerges from the forest again it could be in Brazzaville tomorrow he says—and in Boston Bombay or Berlin the day after One by one the team examines the 13 animals and releases them At about 5 am,once the residence of Mahatma Jotiba Phule is now a museum that displays the life of the legendary activist Hidden in the maze of the narrow Peths in Pune is a historical landmark-the Phule Wada. “Let’s face it, The NIA moved an application before District Judge Amar Nath, IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltda third year electrical engineering student,why was Narmada not included in the same and what the criteria for declaring national projects were. according to government officers, The Odisha government has so far not shown how new projects in Chhattisgarh would impact the state.
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” Rao said. “Our candidate is being opposed by fielding a Sonkar candidate.