Smallpox rough - Smallpox Smallpox is a deadly virus that has been spread throughout the course of history There's no cure to smallpox only

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Smallpox Smallpox is a deadly virus that has been spread throughout the course of history. There’s no cure to smallpox, only vaccination. Seeing the damage that it has caused in the past, the world is very much vulnerable to another outbreak. It’s capable of infecting people through physical contact or their respiratory system with a smallpox victim. Smallpox is a viable bioterrorist threat that has the potential to change the modern world dramatically because of its highly infectious nature. Smallpox was bonded with the numerous deaths in the 20th century. “During 1967, the World Health Organization (WHO) estimated that 15 million people developed the disease and that two million died in that year,” according to Demon in the Freezer article. Smallpox is airborne so once someone gets infected, it could cause others to inhale it and will multiply at an extremely high rate. The practice of vaccination against smallpox spread quickly in Europe and then to North America. Smallpox virus preferentially attacks skin cells, and by days 12–15, smallpox
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This note was uploaded on 09/12/2009 for the course HISTORY 39003 taught by Professor Norena during the Fall '09 term at University of California, Berkeley.

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