Anthrax is a serious illness caused by a microbe that lives in soil, called Bacillus anthracis. Inhalation may result in cold and flu symptoms; signs of ingestion include nausea and abdominal pain.
History. See also: List of anthrax outbreaks.
Sep 1, 2015 ... Timeline about the history of anthrax, both as a naturally occurring bacteria and
as a biological weapon.
J Emerg Med. 2003 May;24(4):463-7. The history of anthrax. Sternbach G(1).
Author information: (1)Department of Emergency Medicine, Stanford University ...
Aug 19, 2010 ... Anthrax is intertwined with the origins of modern microbiology and immunology.
Anthrax was the first disease in history proven to be caused by ...
A Brief History of Bacillus anthracis. (PDF Version). By Jessica Chu. Bacillus
anthracis (anthrax) made its first recorded appearance in 1491 B.C. in the early ...
ANTHRAX. HISTORICAL BACKGROUND. ✍Earliest known description - 1491
B.C.. ✍Book of Genesis - Fifth plague killing the Egyptians' cattle. ✍Early
Anthrax has plagued humankind for almost as long as history has been written
and we have lived alongside domesticated animals. It is even thought to have ...
Oct 16, 2001 ... Although it's surfacing anew as a terrorist weapon, the deadly anthrax disease
has plagued the world for centuries, with reports of it dating back ...
This epidemic represented the largest documented outbreak of human inhalation
anthrax in history. In October and November 2001, 22 cases of confirmed or ...