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Lab accidentally sent live anthrax to Alaska

The Department of Defense accidentally shipped live anthrax to Alaska, the Pentagon said Tuesday.The news, first...received live spores in packages supposed to contain inactive anthrax for training and testing. It said those figures were likely...
Military mistakenly shipped live anthrax

...called an inadvertent shipment of live anthrax spores to government and commercial laboratories...Steve Warren, said the suspected live anthrax samples were shipped from Dugway Proving...suspected, but not yet confirmed, that anthrax sent to labs in as many as eight other...
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Officials: 51 labs in 17 states may have received live anthrax

...foreign countries received potentially live anthrax spores from the Defense Department over...risk to public health because the suspect anthrax was transported in very low concentrations...individuals are known to have been infected with anthrax as a result of the mistaken shipments...
Juneau anthrax tests: All negative

...state workers have tested negative for anthrax, according to final results by the state...said. The state workers were tested for anthrax exposure after an employee who works at...Meanwhile, the U.S. Coast Guard had an anthrax scare in one of its offices at the downtown...
Update: Six locals test negative for anthrax

...state workers have tested negative for anthrax exposure, according to final results...Tuesday. The state workers were tested for anthrax exposure after an employee who works at...he said. The Juneau workers tested for anthrax exposure include two employees who work...
Post office to begin testing Alaska mail for anthrax

...that's designed to monitor mail for anthrax. The Biohazard Detection System device...taking place around the nation to prevent anthrax attacks through the U.S. mail like...continuous air samples are drawn and tested for anthrax using DNA matching. Packages and metered...
Santa is not scared of anthrax in the mail

...opened this holiday season despite the anthrax scare, the U.S. Postal Service said...Christmas spirit." Budny said the risk of anthrax exposure is considered virtually nil...been confirmed as being contaminated by anthrax, Budny said. "The Postal Service handles...
Boys charged in anthrax hoax

...making a false report and harassment in connection with an anthrax hoax last week. Police said the boys used a three-way telephone...hoax victims that they were doctors, that there had been an anthrax spill on their street and that they needed to make an appointment...
Sgt. loses career over anthrax shot

ANCHORAGE - Refusing to take the anthrax vaccine has cost a former noncommissioned officer at Elmendorf...that potential enemies might use biological weapons containing anthrax on American troops. Perry got his vaccination order in October...
Outside editorial: Anthrax killer, dead or alive

...on her finger - and tested positive for anthrax, a potentially lethal hemorrhagic the Tylenol poisonings in Chicago. Anthrax mailings eventually killed five people...So: Was Bruce Ivins the one and only anthrax killer? Or is he a convenient scapegoat...


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