Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Controversial US scientist creates deadly new flu strain for pandemic research

Source: The Independent

Yoshihiro Kawaoka of the University of Wisconsin-Madison has genetically manipulated the 2009 strain of pandemic flu in order for it to “escape” the control of the immune system’s neutralising antibodies, effectively making the human population defenceless against its reemergence.

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