Published in FDA Law Weekly, November 24th, 2005
Smallpox disease was eradicated worldwide in the 1970s and routine vaccination was subsequently halted. However, since 9/11 and the anthrax attacks, there is growing concern that the virus which causes smallpox could be used as a bio-terrorist weapon.
The effects of such an attack could be devastating, as a large percentage of the population has never been...
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