Where the first cases, the symptoms of which are similar to the disease in Germany, according to ITAR-TASS.
Meanwhile, experts have found the roots of the "German" intestinal infection in Africa. According to the professor of the University of Kiel, Stefan Schreiber, the disease is more dangerous than previously thought. Clarifies that the bacterium from Central Africa is somehow merged with a previously unknown in Germany E. coli. So this is a dangerous new strain.
Today it was announced that the death toll has risen to 19. In Germany, another woman died. Prevalence was reported in 12 countries in Europe and the U.S.. There hospitalized two children.