By Robert Herriman  @bactiman63

Two people in #Mongolia who died from #plague in late April after reportedly consuming raw marmot meat.

Some were skeptical of this transmission route; however, here I present three studies that discuss the transmission of #Yersinia pestis via consuming plague tainted animals.

Summertime Water Safety: Naegleria fowleri

Rat hepatitis E infections in Hong Kong

African swine fever in Asia

Hepatitis A outbreaks reported in half the country

Ebola: Where is the coverage on cable news?

Measles: New numbers released, anti-vaccine rallies in outbreak areas

Infectious disease news brief: Monkeypox in Singapore

Bioterrorism history with Lawrence Roberge, PhD

Earth’s Virology Professor: Vincent Racaniello, PhD

Medical Laboratory Professionals and Lab Week 2019 with Rodney Rohde, PhD

Florida reports an additional 90 hepatitis A cases last week

Mumps cluster reported among people linked to Arapahoe Basin Ski Area

Boston area measles case is 2nd in Massachusetts this year

Scotland reports 100 percent increase in gonorrhea in 5 years