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ICAAC 2009 - First Isolation of MRSA found in West Coast Beaches

Researchers report the first isolation of MRSA from marine and beach sand samples taken from numerous public beaches in Washington State.  Marilyn C. Roberts, University of Washington, presents her findings and discusses the implications.

Recorded September 12, 2009 at ICAAC in San Francisco, Ca.

 

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  1. Check out Seattle local NBC affiliate KING5 News' report and video segment here.

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