Are mosquitos solely to blame for rise in Buruli ulcer?

New Australian research casts doubt on the theory that the arthropod is the only source of bacterial transmission
Buruli ulcer

The necrotising skin disease Buruli ulcer is affecting increasing numbers of Australians, but scientists are yet to agree on how and why it’s spreading.

In February, Victorian health authorities issued a warning after three cases were detected in metropolitan Melbourne for the first time.