Yes she is famous. Yes she is a gorgeous actress. Yes she is human....SHE IS! What does that mean? That means that like any other human being, she has a bacterial flora. Nope...Scarlett's skin and mucosal secretions are NOT free of pathogens. You need a list of some of pathogenic bacteria that inhabit the upper respiratory tract? Here it is:
- Streptococcus mutans
- Candida albicans
- Streptococcus pyogenes
- Haemophilus influenzae
- Staphylococcus aureus
- Neisseria meningitidis
- Streptococcus pneumoniae
According to this document NO RISK GROUP 2, 3 or 4 pathogens can be imported. Just for your information, a risk group 2 pathogen is:
"A pathogen that can cause human or animal disease but is unlikely to be a serious hazard, and, while capable of causing serious infection on exposure, for whichEvery Streptococcus and Staphylococcus belongs to this group.
there are effective treatments and preventive measures available and the risk of spread of infection is limited."
According to the Human Pathogens Import Regulations document:
No person shall import a human pathogen that belongs to Risk Group 2, 3 or 4 unless
(b) prior to shipment of the human pathogen, that person notifies the supplier that the outer shipping container in which the human pathogen is transported must display clearly, on the outside surface of the container, the importation permit number and the following statement immediately preceding that number: