Meningitis death at Philadelphia college tied to same strain as last year's Princeton outbreak

  • by: KATHY MATHESON , Associated Press
  • Updated: March 18, 2014 - 1:55 PM

PHILADELPHIA — A Philadelphia college student died of the same type of meningitis that caused an outbreak at Princeton University in New Jersey, suggesting the strain might still exist on the Ivy League campus despite a massive vaccination effort, federal health officials said Tuesday.

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