Observatory: Drug-Resistant Human Strains of Staph Bacteria Are Found in Chimps
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Observatory: Drug-Resistant Human Strains of Staph Bacteria Are Found in Chimps

Kampala : Uganda | Aug 27, 2012 at 2:02 PM PDT
Source: The New York Times
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Chimpanzees carry their own strains of staph, but scientists worry that some human strains are particularly pathogenic and could be harmful if spread to wild chimpanzees. Nose and mouth swabs from 62 chimpanzees were taken in two sanctuaries in Uganda and Zambia. FULL ARTICLE AT The New York Times
 
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