Friday, 18 July 2014

Sketchy Fact #49: Small-Pox Won't Cause Pandamonium in Animals

Smallpox only infects humans and is not carried by any wild animals. It is the only natural biosafety level IV infectious disease (maximally dangerous) not to have an animal host.

2 comments:

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unknown said...

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