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Agent Destroys Anthrax, Doesn't Hurt Animals Or The Environment

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September 29, 1998
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BCTP looks like skim milk. Laboratory rats gain weight when they eat it. Spray it on your lawn and the grass will thrive. But according to tests conducted by University of Michigan scientists, this seemingly benign material could be a potent weapon against anthrax---one of the deadliest bacteria on Earth.

SAN DIEGO---BCTP looks like skim milk. Laboratory rats gain weight when they eat it. Spray it on your lawn and the grass will thrive. But according to tests conducted by University of Michigan scientists, this seemingly benign material could be a potent weapon against anthrax---one of the deadliest bacteria on Earth.


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