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Anthrax (Bacillus anthracis)
(Released November 2001)

  by Roberta A. Gardner  


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This installment in the series includes 40 citations with abstracts and review articles drawn from CSA's Biological Sciences database and a list of Selected Web Sites from our Web Resources Related to Natural Sciences and other databases. The overview contains terms that are hyperlinked to the glossary.

"Anthrax (Bacillus anthracis)" was written by Roberta A. Gardner.

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Meet the Author: Roberta A. Gardner

Dr. Gardner holds masters and Ph.D. degrees in Microbiology. She conducted research on bacterial vaccines for 4 years at the NIH and taught Microbiology at the collegiate level for 5 years.

Dr. Gardner has senior editorial responsibility over CSA's 3 Microbiology databases as well as over the Virology & AIDS database and the Toxicology database. Additionally, she has supervisory oversight over 12 more Life Sciences databases covering such areas as biotechnology, genetics, oncogenes, immunology, and neuroscience.

  • CSA Supervisor, Life Sciences; Editor: Microbiology, Toxicology
  • B.A. (Biology, summa cum laude), Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter, Minnesota
  • M.S. (Microbiology), University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Ph.D. (Microbiology), University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota

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