Francisella tularensis

Agent Name
Francisella tularensis
Major Category
Biological Agents
Infectious Agents
Inhalation exposures occur in medical laboratory workers, hunters (pelts), and farmers (soil, grain, or hay dust). Reservoirs include ticks, some domestic animals, and wild animals (rabbits, voles, muskrats, beavers)." [CCDM, p. 652]
Biomedical References

Diseases, Processes, and Activities Linked to This Agent


Occupational diseases associated with exposure to this agent: