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St. Jude study: When pneumococcus, flu unite, things go viral

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 11, 2020 8:11 AM CT | Published: September 11, 2020 4:00 AM CT

Study shows that when pneumococcus bacterium interacts with influenza A, the virus spreads easily through the air. 

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Jane Roberts

Jane Roberts

Longtime journalist Jane Roberts is a Minnesotan by birth and a Memphian by choice. She's lived and reported in the city more than two decades. She covers healthcare and higher education for The Daily Memphian.


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