Tulane Primate Lab Employee Found Positive for Dangerous Bacteria in Initial TestsAccording to a report from ABC a Tulane lab employee is the first human to test positive for a deadly bacteria that mysteriously escaped a Tulane primate research laboratory, a Tulane University spokeswoman said. The report indicates that at least eight monkeys at the Tulane National Primate Center in New Orleans initially tested positive for exposure to burkholderia pseudomallei, a potentially deadly form of bacteria more commonly found in Southeast Asia and Northern Australia. FULL REPORT