Biological and Chemical Warfare


mustard gas WWII U.S.


NYTimes Weapons of Fear

Preparations That Make Sense

synthesis of Acetyl Choline






Pyridostigmine used in the Gulf War to protect against nerve gases may be the cause of Gulf War Syndrome.



 Smallpox to be spared

Smallpox may be spared awhile longer

smallpox graphic
Korea and Iraq may have small pox stores

anthrax island

Frightening tales of Germ Warfare from a Soviet Defector

Among the book's new disclosures are:
-- Moscow mastered the art of rearranging genes to make harmful microbes even more potent and harder to counteract. Anthrax, a top biological warfare agent that causes high fever and death, was genetically altered to resist five kinds of antibiotics.