News of the WeekBIODEFENSE RESEARCH

Lapses in Biosafety Spark Concern

+ See all authors and affiliations

Science  14 Sep 2007:
Vol. 317, Issue 5844, pp. 1487
DOI: 10.1126/science.317.5844.1487

You are currently viewing the summary.

View Full Text

This article has a correction. Please see:

Summary

An apparent breakdown in biosafety at Texas A&M University is prompting scrutiny of the expansive U.S. biodefense research program and the assurance that federal inspections keep researchers following the rules.