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|The lab identified a mold from McCarron Airport in Las Vegas
as trichophyston, which causes ringworm and favus, a nasty disease of the
The next test was from Sky Harbor Airport in Phoenix, where samples were lifted to test for bacteria.
Scientists found bacteria and fungus unique to the areas where passengers removed their shoes.
"I do have concerns over the organisms you found," Lee said. "Staphylococcus causes skin infections that goes deep through the layers and people who are sensitive can pick it up
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