People of Northwest Public Radio
Fri May 11, 2012
Tracking The Spread Of A Nasty Virus
Originally published on Fri May 11, 2012 10:47 am
When members of a travel soccer team in Oregon fell ill last year, the details of how the disease spread through the team were mysterious. Kimberly Repp, an epidemiologist in Washington County, Oregon, describes the medical detective work that led epidemiologists through the chain of transmission of the norovirus.