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City Rodents Packed With Pathogens

city rodents packed with pathogens

Story at-a-glance

  • More than 400 New York City mice were trapped over a period of 13 months and 3 to 14 percent were carriers of gastrointestinal disease-causing agents such as shigella, salmonella, E. coli and C. diff.


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