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Science 1994 Nov 18;266(5188):1202-8.

The Sverdlovsk anthrax outbreak of 1979.

Meselson M, Guillemin J, Hugh-Jones M, Langmuir A, Popova I, Shelokov A, Yampolskaya O

Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138.

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Article type: Curated - Canary ID: 205

Cause and Effect Analysis Interspecies susceptibility data Shared exposures with humans Shared outcomes with humans Gene sequence data
Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Study type N Routes Sampling Controls Timing
descriptive 8 inhalation - - concurrent
descriptive 77 inhalation - - concurrent
Exposures Bacillus anthracis
Outcomes Anthrax
Species Cattle
Human
Sheep
Locations location map
Russia Sverdlovskaya Oblast' Sverdlovsk (seat of a first-order administrative division)

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