November 12, 2012
Tuberculosis, Cows & UK's Badger Execution
Alice Roberts, Guardian
Mycobacteria and TB have been in the news a lot recently. In fact, one particular species has been hogging the limelight: Mycobacterium bovis. As its name suggests, it likes to infect cows, but as we're recently all too aware, it's quite happy in badgers too.
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