SARS http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Wash U: research against bioterrorism progressing, ten years after 9/11 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/wash-u-research-against-bioterrorism-progressing-ten-years-after-911 <p>Soon after the terrorist attacks of 9/11, letters laced with anthrax started appearing in the U.S. mail, killing five people and sickening 17 others.</p><p>The incidents triggered a surge in research dedicated to preventing future bioterrorism attacks.</p><p>St. Louis Public Radio&rsquo;s Véronique LaCapra spoke with Washington University virologist David Wang about his research on emerging infectious diseases, and how his work is helping to combat bioterrorism.</p><p> Tue, 06 Sep 2011 11:35:00 +0000 Véronique LaCapra 1985 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Wash U: research against bioterrorism progressing, ten years after 9/11