The Hot Zone

In investigating Peter Cardinal, Gene Johnson discovers that Peter's hobby was what? How could this possibly have contributed to his contracting Marburg?

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Peter Cardinal was an amateur geologist. Johnson believed that the virus had possibly entered the boy's bloodstream through a small cut on his hands..... possibly he'd cut himself breaking up the rocks in the cave.

They told me their kid was an amateur geologist.

Preston, Richard (2012-03-14). The Hot Zone: The Terrifying True Story of the Origins of the Ebola Virus (p. 140). Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. Kindle Edition.