Tuberculosis is often thought of as a disease of the past, but it remains a problem in many parts of the world. Microbiologist and author Kathryn Lougheed joins Holly for a discussion of TB’s long history and the need to address it in the modern age.
Kathryn's blog that she mentioned in the interview can be found here: http://germzoo.blogspot.co.uk/
You can check out Kathryn's book "Catching Breath" here:https://www.bloomsbury.com/us/catching-breath-9781472930330/
If you would like to see the amazing historical animals art that we mentioned in listener mail, check out Christina's work here: http://www.animalsfromhistory.com/