Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Penn study identifies new malaria parasites in wild bonobos

(University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine) Malaria parasites, although widespread among wild chimpanzees and gorillas, have not been detected in bonobos, a chimp cousin. Although the researchers saw evidence of a new malaria species in bonobos, it was limited to one small area of their range. This work helps the hunt for biological loopholes to potentially exploit the life history of ape pathogens to better understand how they cross over to humans.