Arabic Arabic English English French French German German
dark

Dangerous tick-borne bacterium extremely rare in New Jersey

There’s some good news in New Jersey about a potentially deadly tick-borne bacterium. Researchers examined more than 3,000 ticks in the Garden State and found only one carrying Rickettsia rickettsii, the bacterium that causes Rocky Mountain spotted fever. But cases of tick-borne spotted fevers have increased east of the Mississippi River, and more research is needed to understand why.
Disclaimer: This story is auto-aggregated by a computer program and has not been created or edited by HFACULTY News. Publisher: Top Health News — ScienceDaily Click this link to read the full content from the Publisher Read More

Total
0
Shares
Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Previous Post

CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on COVID-19

Next Post

The Northern Borders Activates 8 «Tetamman» Clinics

Related Posts
Total
0
Share