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Last Edited: 3/28/2005

Biological Terrorism

This webpage contains fact sheets and web links providing information on selected biologically derived toxins. This page is designed to help health care professionals and members of the public find concise, accurate information on adverse health effects associated with exposure to biological toxins that have been used as agents of terrorism. Additional information can be viewed on the related topic, Chemical Terrorism.

Ricin Web Links
For the public:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:

For clinicians:
E-Medicine: 2004

CDC: