About Anthrax - Minnesota Dept. of Health

About Anthrax

Anthrax exists in our environment and very occasionally makes people sick. It has also been used as a terror weapon, like when people got sick from powders spread through the mail system in 2001.

  • Anthrax Facts
    MDH fact sheet on Anthrax, translated into 11 languages. Find out how you can get Anthrax, how it is treated, and how it has been used as a terror weapon.

  • CDC: Anthrax
    CDC general information, technical information and references.

Updated Wednesday, 06-Feb-2019 11:50:52 CST