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Anthrax Scare Reveals More CDC Lab Safety Problems

July 11, 2014 3:09 pm | by MIKE STOBBE, AP Medical Writer | News | Comments

Citing an anthrax scare and a recurring problem with safety, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday shut down two research labs and stopped shipping highly dangerous germs to other labs.        

Experts Debate Destroying Last Smallpox Viruses

May 16, 2011 9:48 am | by MARIA CHENG,AP Medical Writer | News | Comments

LONDON (AP) — Smallpox, one of the world's deadliest diseases, eradicated three decades ago, is...

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