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Reference numberCMB/15/33
LevelItem
TitleLetter from Sir David Bruce, Entebbe, Uganda, to Sir Michael Foster of the Malaria Committee
Date14 July 1903
DescriptionHas sent Capt Greig to Nairobi to investigate the capability of the East African tsetse in carrying trypanosoma; notes that 'the distribution of sleeping sickness and the tsetse correspond in a marked way. I really am beginning to think we have to do with a Human Fly disease'. Notes the uselessness of animal experiments. Describes Dr Nabarro and Craig as hard-working. Sends more biting fly specimens for the British Museum. p55.
Extent2pp
FormatTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8153Bruce; Sir; David (1855 - 1931)1855 - 1931
NA8220Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); Physiologist1836 - 1907
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