Dean King participates in the first Wooster Science Cafe

Dean Lonnie King participated in the first Wooster Science Café. Click here to listen to his discussion of the “Perfect Microbial Storm,” which explains the newLonnie King threat of emerging infectious diseases across the United States. Many viruses now spreading illnesses in animals and people are new to North America. Dr. King talks about three specific diseases that have never been in the Western Hemisphere before and have all had origins starting in animals; West Nile Virus, SARS, and monkey pox.