Italian Doctors Fooled Nazis by Inventing This Fake Disease

By | 2018-01-10T16:17:30+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Originally posted by Abby Sher at thejewniverse.com on May 22, 2017 In 1943, a team of ingenious Italian doctors invented a deadly, contagious virus called Syndrome K to protect Jews from annihilation. On October 16 of that year, as Nazis closed in to liquidate Rome’s Jewish ghetto, many runaways hid in the 450-year-old Fatebenefratelli Hospital. There, [...]