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UK red squirrels carry ‘a form of leprosy’ – scientists

Monday, December 12th, 2016

UK red squirrels carry ‘a form of leprosy’ – scientists

11 November 2016

British red squirrels are infected with two different strains of the bacterium that causes leprosy, according to a study.

http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-37949557