Rinderpest. Driven to extinction.

Science (Impact Factor: 31.48). 04/2008; 319(5870):1606-9. DOI: 10.1126/science.319.5870.1606
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ABSTRACT Rinderpest, an animal disease that devastated cattle and other animals--and their human keepers--across Eurasia and Africa
for millennia, may join smallpox as the only viral diseases to have been eradicated.

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