Smallpox Found in Vacant Storage Room

Smallpox Found in Vacant Storage Room

During the first week of July, scientists found numerous vials of smallpox, which is considered one of the deadliest diseases ever to exist, in a vacant storage room at the National Institutes of Health in Maryland. This is according to representatives who work at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention or CDC. The containers […]

Forgotten Smallpox Vials Found in Unused Storage Room at Maryland NIH Lab

Forgotten Smallpox Vials Found in Unused Storage Room at Maryland NIH Lab

Officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced the discovery of  forgotten vials containing the smallpox virus in an unused cold storage room at the National Institutes of Health, located in Bethesda, Maryland. Smallpox is known as one of the most deadly diseases in human history. As such, much like anthrax, it is generally feared […]