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Anthrax is a serious infectious disease caused by spore-forming bacteria called Bacillus anthracis. These bacteria occur naturally in soil. In many parts of the world, anthrax spores commonly infect animals, including wild animals and domestic animals such as cattle. Less often, they also infect people. This course was developed and reviewed with subject matter support provided by certified subject matter experts and industry professionals. Please note, the course materials and content were current with the laws and regulations at the time of the last expert review, however, they may not reflect the most current legal developments. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation with respect to compliance with legal statutes or requirements.