Bacteria and the Telephone.

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Date: June 15, 2021
Publisher: American Medical Association
Document Type: Article
Length: 38 words

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A 1921 investigation into the bacterial content of telephones and whether or not they can transmit disease is discussed. Hemolytic streptococci were found in one sixth of the telephones tested while diphtheria bacteria were present in two percent.

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Gale Document Number: GALE|A671570345