Amid an uptick in reports of deadly monkeypox, the CDC sent scientists to the remote Congo Republic village of Manfouete to identify the disease’s origins. And the Washington Post's Lena H. Sun followed. “Monkeypox” is a misnomer—various rodents are suspected carriers.…
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