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Wed, 9th Jul 2014

Smallpox

Smallpox vaccine poster (c)

US government this week discovered vials of smallpox virus whilst cleaning out an old storeroom. This was shocking, as it was thought that the only 2 remaining samples were securely stored in Atlanta and Russia. It is not yet known if the samples found were alive, and so if they posed any health threat.

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  • Smallpox

    US government this week discovered vials of smallpox virus whilst cleaning out an old storeroom.

 

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