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Is Anthrax Just The Beginning?

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October 19, 2001
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Jim Matthews, an associate professor of pharmacy at Northeastern University’s Bouvé College of Health Sciences, says that though the use of anthrax as a bioterrorist weapon is haunting, it is not nearly as frightening as the threat of attacks using smallpox or the bubonic plague.

What could be deadlier than anthrax? Try smallpox and the bubonic plague.


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