Plague (cont.)

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Where can more information be found on plague?

"CDC Plague Home Page," Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


Bos, K., J. Verena, V. Schuenemann, G. Golding, et al. "A Draft Genome of Yersinia pestis From Victims of the Black Death." Nature 478 (2011): 506-510.

Bubeck, S., and P. Dube. "Yersinia pestis CO92ΔyopH Is a Potent Live, Attenuated Plague Vaccine." Clin Vaccine Immunol 14.9 (2007): 1235-1238.

Lin, J., L. Kummer, F. Szaba, and S. Smiley. "IL-17 Contributes to Cell-Mediated Defense Against Pulmonary Yersinia pestis Infection." J. Immunology 186 (2011): 1675-1684.

United States. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "Notes From the Field: Two Cases of Human Plague -- Oregon, 2010." MMRW 60.07: 214.

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