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SCIENCE - Genetic Lyme Uptick

SCIENCE - Genetic Lyme Uptick

"Could genetically engineered Mice reduce Lyme disease?" PBS NewsHour 9/12/2017

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SUMMARY:  Lyme disease has become part of daily life for residents on the rural Massachusetts islands of Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard, where the tick population has exploded.  Now a scientist at MIT is turning to a different culprit -- infected white-footed mice -- in an attempt to engineer a long-term solution to the problem.  Special correspondent Cristina Quinn of WGBH reports.



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