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1918 Flu Experiments Spark Concerns About Biosafety

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Science  22 Oct 2004:
Vol. 306, Issue 5696, pp. 591
DOI: 10.1126/science.306.5696.591a

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Summary

Just days after publishing a well-received study in which they engineered the 1918 pandemic influenza virus to find out why it was so deadly, researchers are catching flak from critics who say their safety precautions were inadequate.