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Name(s):_______________________________________________Chicago Cyanide Murders: A Case Study in Cellular RespirationPart 1: BackgroundIn September of 1982 ,Mary Kellerman gave her 12year old daughter a painkiller when she awoke duringthe night complaining of a sore throat. At 7 am thenext morning, her daughter was found collapsed onthe bathroom floor, and later pronounced dead.Adam Janus, a postal worker in another Chicagosuburb also died unexpectedly, though originally itwas thought he had suffered from a heart attack.While his family gathered to mourn their loss, hisbrother and sister became ill and later died.In the days that followed, three more unexplaineddeaths occurred in nearby Chicago suburbs.Investigators found that all of the victims had takenan extra strength Tylenol hours before their death.They suspected that someone had tampered with themedication.Symptoms exhibited by each of the victims included:●weakness, dizziness, sleepiness●flushed, bright red, skin tone●headache●shortness of breath and rapid breathing●vomiting●confusion and disorientationQuestions:1. In your opinion, are the seven deaths connected. What additional information would you need to determine ifthey are connected?I believe that the deaths were connected, since all deaths happened so consequentially. would want to know if th Tylenol pills that were used, were the exact same types among all 7 death victims. Also, I would like to examine if any additional substances were added with the tylenol that determines if it was tampered.2. If poison is suspected in the deaths, how would you proceed with the investigation?I would first test the remaining evidence of tylenol pills and try to find the type of poison caused the deaths. I would also investigate how the poison would enter the body and harm, and also find the estimated symptoms of the poison/cyanide.