Health in China: exhaust fumes from animal vaccine plant leave thousands sick with brucellosis

//Health in China: exhaust fumes from animal vaccine plant leave thousands sick with brucellosis

Health in China: exhaust fumes from animal vaccine plant leave thousands sick with brucellosis

Thousands of residents of a northwest China city have been diagnosed with a highly infectious bacterial disease known as brucellosis after being exposed to polluted air from a pharmaceutical company last year.Health authorities in Lanzhou, capital of Gansu province, said on Tuesday they had tested 21,847 people and 3,245 tested positive for brucella bacteria antibodies.The infections were caused by contaminated exhaust fumes from the Lanzhou Biopharmaceutical Plant, a unit of state-owned China…

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