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An informational reference on anthrax for first responders

Daniel Rector, MS

Abstract


Anthrax was widely discussed in the media several years ago during the American Anthrax attacks. Despite a lessened interest in the subject today, anthrax still poses a threat to the United States government and its people. This article looks at publically available data and resources in an effort to combine current information into one easy to ready document. It can be used as an informational reference for first responders when learning about the anthrax threat.


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anthrax, biological weapons, first responder

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5055/jem.2020.0472

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