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From Science Daily on 09-Aug-2016 09:50

A bird species that does a poor job spreading West Nile virus but is particularly likely to get mosquito bites may explain why human infections with the disease are relatively uncommon in Atlanta, Georgia -- despite evidence of high rates of virus circulating in the local bird population, according to a new study.


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