News & Perspective

Jun 19, 2014

Jun 19, 2014
Bacillus anthracis, the anthrax bacterium

CDC probes anthrax exposure at its research labs

The CDC is monitoring and providing antibiotics to about 75 staffers over Bacillus anthracis concerns.

Jun 20, 2014

Jun 20, 2014
Bacillus anthracis micrograph

CDC monitoring more staff after anthrax lab breach

Nine more workers may have been exposed to Bacillus anthracis.

Jun 23, 2014

Jun 23, 2014
Bacteria culture

Initial tests show no anthrax contamination at CDC labs

Early results of environmental tests at CDC labs are negative.