Teen Develops Defense Against Anthrax

Shortly after the Sept. 11 attacks, five people died after a batch of anthrax-infected letters were sent through the mail. Marc Roberge, 17, has figured out a way to deal with the deadly bacterium. He tells Alex Chadwick about it.



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