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Lack of vitamin B1 blamed for sailors' deaths

14 Jan 2016 at 21:07

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Vitamin B1 deficiency is the likely cause of the mysterious deaths of six Cambodian and Thai sailors and illness among 25 others during a nine-month fishing expedition in the Indian Ocean, a preliminary examination by public health officials has found.

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