Scientists find plague DNA in 6th-century teeth, warn new strains could spark future pandemics

  • by: MARIA CHENG , Associated Press
  • Updated: January 27, 2014 - 6:35 PM

LONDON — Scientists say two of the deadliest pandemics in history were caused by strains of the same plague and warn that new versions of the bacteria could spark future outbreaks.

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