Picking up Protease Allowed Y. Pestis to Cause Pneumonic Plague, Study Finds | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – A study by researchers at Northwestern University sheds new light on how the plague bacterium Yersinia pestis evolved from a less pathogenic ancestor to a vicious killer.

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