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High anthrax mortality in a tropical rainforest

Ever since Fabian discovered that a weird Bacillus cereus (Bacillus cereus biovar anthracis; Bcbva) was killing chimpanzees in the Tai National Park, Côte d'Ivoire, our group has systematically looked for this bug in the carcasses we necropsied. Over the years, this developed into one of our major projects and we have now accumu