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Bioterrorism using Biological Agents:
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has designated 6 "Category A" biological agents that are considered to be the most likely disease agents to be used in a bioterrorism attack.
Please click on the “Category A” agent that is listed below to access important information for each agent, including: a fact sheet, video, and link to the CDC website.
Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers (Ebola, Marburg, etc.)
Last modified on 07/21/2015