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Event Type Anthrax   Date Time 2017-08-02 13:50:00 
Country Ivory Coast  City Taļ National Park 
Latitude 5.690  Longitude -6.939 
URL https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2017/08/a-strange-type-of-anthrax-is-killing-chimpanzees/535521/     
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[TheAtlantic.com]  IVORY COAST :: A Strange Type of Anthrax Is Killing Chimpanzees

"Anthrax is typically the work of a bacterium called Bacillus anthracis, which produces a cocktail of powerful and lethal toxins. But the microbe that attacked the chimps was a new strain of Bacillus cereus, which had acquired many of the same toxin genes."

Read Full Article At :: https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2017/08/a-strange-type-of-anthrax-is-killing-chimpanzees/535521/

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