Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Responsible For Potential Anthrax Exposure Has Been Reassigned

Published: Jun 24, 2014

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Following the potential anthrax exposure affecting an estimated 84 workers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention(CDC) in Atlanta, head of the CDC's Bioterror Rapid Response and Advanced Technology Laboratory, Michael Farrell, has been reassigned, Reuters reported. Due to the possibility of infection, CDC employees who may have been exposed to the deadly disease have been forced to receive a vaccine and powerful antibiotics as a protective measure.

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