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Description:Flea collection techniques practiced during a 1961 San Francisco Plague Study.
During the study, scientists would collect fleas inoculated with Yersinia pestis bacteria in order to observe modes of vector disease transmission.
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Content Providers(s):CDC
Creation Date:1961
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Links:CDC - National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases; Division of Vector-Borne Infectious Diseases; Plague Home Page
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