Public Health

  Posted on: Friday, October 18, 2019
The Risk of Lab-Created Pandemic Pathogens
Homeland Security News Wire
In 2017, considerable new data became available which calls for a new estimation of the risk of release into the community of lab-created potential pandemic pathogens. In a new study, one expert writes that these are “the most worrisome potential pandemic pathogens because a highly transmissible strain released from a lab into the community could seed a pandemic with substantial worldwide fatalities.”

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