Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Distinct clones

Here's the recent Black Death - Bubonic Plague article I mentioned in class in case any of you are interested in molecular biology:
Distinct Clones of Yersinia pestis Caused the Black Death

Our results thus resolve a long-standing debate about the etiology of the Black Death and provide key information about the evolution of the plague bacillus and the spread of the disease during the Middle Ages.

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