An in-depth look at microbes and diseases.This odd disease seemed to cluster in late spring and summer and last from a week to a few months. ... spreads when bacteria injected by an infected tick multiply and spread across the skin, the bacteria disseminates into body tissues by the bloodstream, then immune reaction produces tissue damage. ... It was found that affected people were more likely to have a household pet than those without pets. ... Eventually, 34 individuals died of what came to be called Legionnairesa#39; disease.
|Title||:||The Genesis of Germs|
|Author||:||Alan L. Gillen|
|Publisher||:||New Leaf Publishing Group - 2007-01|