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- Aerosol : Tiny drops, or tiny particles, suspended in a gas.
- Bacillus anthracis : The bacterium that causes anthrax. It is a Select Agent and a high-risk biological weapon.
- CDC Bioterrorism Agents-Disease list : Add brief definition or description
- Ciprofloxacin : Broad-spectrum antimicrobial carboxyfluoroquinoline that can be used to treat some drug-resistant pathogens.
- Doxycycline : Tetracycline derivative; treats malaria, anthrax, brucellosis, cholera, ornithosis, plague etc.
- Gentamicin : Aminoglycoside antibiotic obtained from Micromonospora purpurea and related species for treating serious infections.
- Select Agent Program : Pathogens or biological toxins which have been declared by the US Department of Health and Human Services or by the US Department of Agriculture to have the potential to pose a severe threat to public health and safety.
- Streptomycin : An antibiotic drug, produced by the actinomycete Streptomyces griseus, used to treat tuberculosis and other bacterial infections.
- Tularemia : An extremely infectious disease, 15% lethal when untreated and <1% fatal when properly treated, distributed worldwide in animals and ticks, that has been weaponized by several national biological warfare programs
- U.S. intelligence analysis of patterns of infectious diseases and impacts : The United States intelligence community model for the spread and world impact of infectious disease
- Yersinia pestis : Gram-negative rod-shaped bacterium belonging to the family Enterobacteriaceae, that can infect humans and other animals in three main forms: pneumonic, septicemic, and the notorious bubonic plagues.