Deadly fungus on Vancouver Island
Uploaded: 27 Mar, 2009
Recording Date: 27 Mar, 2009
Recording Location: CiTR 101.9 FM on UBC campus
Topical for: 1 Year
Status: Complete, Ready to Air
Copyright: Sarah Ripplinger
Program Title: Deadly fungus on Vancouver Island
Description: Cryptoccocus gattii can spread through the air, infecting everything in its path. Signs are that the outbreak on Vancouver Island may be spreading to the mainland. UBC Professor of environmental health, Karen Bartlett, explains what people should be aware of regarding the deadly fungus and how they can protect themselves against infection.
Host(s): Sarah Ripplinger
Featured Speakers/Guests: Karen Bartlett, Professor with the University of British Columbia School of Environmental Health
Credits: Sarah Ripplinger
Karen Bartlett, Professor with the University of British Columbia School of Environmental Health
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NewsType: News Reports
Environment > Climate Change