Germany. Scientists rush to study genome of lethal E. coli.

  title={Germany. Scientists rush to study genome of lethal E. coli.},
  author={Kai Kupferschmidt},
  volume={332 6035},
} SCIENCE VOL 332 10 JUNE 2011 1249 C R E D IT : C H R IS T IA N C H A R IS IU S /A F P /G E T T Y I M A G E S /N E W S C O M When cholera raged in the German port city of Hamburg in 1892 and killed thousands of people, famous epidemiologist Robert Koch pinpointed contaminated drinking water as the source of the infection, but he was unable to isolate the responsible bacterium. Nearly 120 years later, German public health offi cials and scientists are facing the opposite… CONTINUE READING
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