Bioterrorism Agents and Their Effects

Anthrax

 

 

Progression of the smallpox rash.

 

 

Smallpox

 

 

 

 

 

 

(Evidence of plague in the lymph nodes.) 

 

 

Plague 

 

 

 

 

Botulism

 

 

 

 

 

Tularemia

 

 

Viral hemorrhagic fevers

 

Negative stain image of an isolate of Marburg virus, showing

 filamentous particles as well as the characteristic "Shepherd's Crook." 

Marburg Hemorrhagic Fever

 

 

(AIDS virus in a white blood cell)   

 

AIDS

 

 

 

 

 

(Coxiella burnetii bacteria, the cause of Q fever.)   

 

Q Fever

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

Salmonellosis

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shigellosis

 

 

 

 

 

 

(The crystal structure of Ricin)

 

 

Ricin

 

 

 

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