Bacillus anthracis

Agent Name
Bacillus anthracis
Major Category
Biological Agents
Infectious Agents
Anthrax is endemic in some agricultural areas (sub-Saharan Africa, Asia, South & Central America, southern & eastern Europe. Anthrax spores are respirable particles and they can survive in the soil for decades.
Biomedical References

Diseases, Processes, and Activities Linked to This Agent


Occupational diseases associated with exposure to this agent: