Though this is not a new virus, the virus has been into existence before now.
But following the already deadly pandemic ravaging the world, the Hantavirus just surfaced again.
There is an outbreak of the virus in China, And it was traced to an individual who had contact with rodents.
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An orthohantavirus is a single-stranded, enveloped, negative-sense RNA virus in the family Hantaviridae of the order Bunyavirales.
These viruses normally infect rodents, but do not cause disease in them. Humans may become infected with hantaviruses through contact with rodent urine, saliva, or feces – Wikipedia
Scientific name: Hantavirus
Higher classification: Bunyaviridae
Lower classifications: Sin Nombre orthohantavirus, Puumala virus.