Traces of Polio Virus Found in Sewers in Ashdod and Other Locales in Southern Israel

Findings come after last week's discovery of polio virus in the Be'er Sheva sewage system; strain similar to one recently found in Egypt.

Traces of the polio virus have been detected in the sewage systems of a number of locations in the south, including Kiryat Gat and Ashdod. This follows the...