Bio-Terrorism and Anthrax as WMD
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...Bacillus anthracis: toxicology, epidiology and current rapid-detection methods. Anal Bioanal Chem, 384, 73-74. Popovic, Tanja. (2005). Assessing Anthrax Detection Methods. Statement before The Committee on Government Reform Subcommittee on National Security, Emerging Threats, and International Relations United States House of Representatives Retrieved from http://www.hhs.gov/asl/testify/t050405.html... ? Anthrax has been well studies for over 150 years; however, the re3cent threat of anthrax as a bioterrorism agent has necessitated improvements in pathogen detection methods (Popoviv, 2005). Because anthrax spore are hardy, highly infectious, and easily airborne, environmental detection of the pathogens...