Team targets bacteria delivered by shark bites

03/2/2013 | CBS News

Physician Robert Borrego and his team at St. Mary's Medical Center in West Palm Beach, Fla., are collecting bacterial samples from sharks' mouths to identify the bacteria that can cause life-threatening infections in shark attack survivors. About two dozen people are attacked by sharks each year in Florida, and Dr. Borrego hopes to determine the best antibiotic regimen for shark-bite victims.

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