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Is there any known supply of the smallpox virus in the world today?

Leigh Vinocur, MD
Emergency Medicine
Supposedly there are only two laboratories in the world that have the smallpox virus: the Center of Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, Georgia and the State Research Center of Virology and Biotechnology in Koltsovo, Russia. But the existence of a stockpile in other countries is really unknown.

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