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The hearing revealed systemic problems and worries about the safety culture of lab workers.
In addition to recent problems with anthrax and smallpox, high-path avian flu has now entered the mix.
The CDC says some lab workers can discontinue antibiotic treatment and vaccination.
Early results of environmental tests at CDC labs are negative.
Nine more workers may have been exposed to Bacillus anthracis.
The CDC is monitoring and providing antibiotics to about 75 staffers over Bacillus anthracis concerns.
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