Featured Stories World News Commentary Money Watch Multimedia Prison Planet U.S. News Science And Technology

Health scare after Feds scramble to ‘contain’ museum’s 135-year-old smallpox scab

  • Print The Alex Jones Channel Alex Jones Show podcast Prison Planet TV Infowars.com Twitter Alex Jones' Facebook Infowars store

UK Daily Mail
May 20, 2011

A 135-year-old smallpox scab caused a health scare after government scientists feared the skin may still be highly infectious.

The scab, found in the Virginia Historical society archives, was originally used to vaccinate people against the deadly virus.

A concerned scientist contacted the Centrer for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), who dispatched two agents to isolate and retrieve the scab, bringing it back to their high security Atlanta head quarters.

The artefact was uncovered after historians at the society began to assemble exhibits for their ‘Bizzare Bits’ show.

Buried among other peculiar historical pieces was a faded letter, with the small skin sample inside.

Full article here

Stock up with Fresh Food that lasts with eFoodsDirect (AD)

Medvedev appears to question Osama`s death 161008pptv3

This article was posted: Friday, May 20, 2011 at 7:32 am





Infowars.com Videos:

Comment on this article

Comments are closed.

Watch the News

FEATURED VIDEOS
Trans-Racial: Is Shaun King the New Rachel Dolezal? See the rest on the Alex Jones YouTube channel.

Racist White Feminists Need to 'Shut the F**k Up' See the rest on the Alex Jones YouTube channel.

© 2015 PrisonPlanet.com is a Free Speech Systems, LLC company. All rights reserved. Digital Millennium Copyright Act Notice.