“Before the bubonic plague wrecked Europe, it was way less contagious”

New Research: “They found the DNA of Yersinia pestis bacteria in seven individuals, the oldest of which walked the earth around 2794 B.C. Until now, the earliest known DNA sample of this bacteria dated to the sixth century Plague of Justinian.” Very cool!

Read the entire article here: Before the bubonic plague wrecked Europe, it was way less contagious

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