They also found 15 instances of a human pathogen called helicobacter pylori which causes gut ulcers mostly in flies collected in brazil. Because flies often live close to humans scientists have long suspected they played a role in carrying and spreading diseases but this study which was originally initiated at penn state s eberly.
Flies are potential factors of many diseases.
Disease carrying fly. Flies disease carrying potential may be greater than thought researchers say a study initiated at penn state s eberly college of science adds further proof to the suspicion that houseflies and blowflies carry and spread a variety of species of bacteria that are harmful to humans. The crossword solver finds answers to american style crosswords british style crosswords general knowledge crosswords and cryptic crossword puzzles. The crossword solver found 21 answers to the disease carrying fly crossword clue.
These findings suggest that flies carry more pathogens when they are around more people. Anthrax cholera salmonella tuberculosis typhoid. Anthrax cholera conjunctivitis epidemic diptheria cutaneous dysentery food poisoning gastroenteritis leprosy poliomyelitis trachoma tuberculosis typhoid fever yaws.
Other diseases carried by house flies include. Click the answer to find similar crossword clues. Cause of jungle fever.
Typhoid and paratyphoid fevers diarrheas and dysenteries cholera conjunctivitis etc. Cholera conjunctivitis dysentery gastroenteritis salmonellosis tuberculosis typhoid fever. Most likely the flies collected the bacteria from open sewage or latrines the researchers noted.
Disease carrying fly crossword puzzle clue has 1 possible answer and appears in 6 publications. Some of the diseases spread by house flies include. House flies are known to carry and spread these diseases.
And in fact most diseases that can be spread by mechanical contamination. Enter the answer length or the answer pattern to get better results.