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DOD official: 'Massive institutional failure' led to anthrax mishap

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The blunders that led to live anthrax being shipped from a Utah military base to 86 private, academic and federal laboratories in 20 US states and the District of Columbia and seven foreign countries over the last decade were the result of a "massive institutional failure," a top Department of Defense (DOD) official said on 23 July.






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