More scientific facilities are known to have
been affected by live anthrax shipments from a military lab in the United States.
The Pentagon says an additional 107 labs， academic institutions and commercial companies
were found to have received live anthrax bacteria by mistake， raising the total number to
193. The new cases include one facility that received
live bacteria directly from a U.S. Defense Department lab in Utah， while the other
106 were secondary recipients that were passed the same live samples from the primary labs.
By country， Norway was newly added to the list， raising the number of affected countries
to eight. That total includes South Korea which learned
about a mistaken shipment to the Osan Air Base in late May from the U.S. military which
failed to properly sterilize the spores. None of the newly added labs are in South