"Dr. Ian Sussman: Blogging is not writing. It's just graffiti with punctuation." - From the film Contagion (2011).22 experts met on Thursday and Friday to discuss whether the terror risk outweighed the benefits of allowing scientists to research the spread of the disease, data which could be used to help stop the spread of the deadly illness if it mutates on its own in the wild, the BBC reported.
"Most of the group felt that any theoretical risk of the virus’s being used by terrorists was far outweighed by the 'real and present danger' of similar flu viruses in the wild," the Times wrote.
February 27, 2012
Alex Jones: Killer Bird-Flu Blueprint Released!
Global Post (February 18, 2012): Virulent bird flu research to be released after another delay. An excerpt: