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Unformatted text preview: specific, especially if the host is humans. Kochs postulates could not be used to determine a disease that can only cause infection in humans because there is no way to follow the second and third postulate. Hypothetically, although doctors could isolate suspected organisms and inject them into other humans in order to determine which is the infectious agent, this is not ethically possible in this world....
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This document was uploaded on 11/02/2011 for the course BIO 117 at Rollins.
- Fall '11