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Current Event July 23, 2014

CDC Loses Track of Contagious Viruses, Increases Focus on Lab Safety


The Center for Disease Control (CDC) recently lost track of dangerous samples of anthrax and the flu. Investigation into lab safety shows a breach of protocol, especially since scientists continue to experiment with more dangerous types of viruses. Listen to this public radio story to learn why lab safety is important.

Life Science

Story Length: 3:59

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National Public Radio © 2014 National Public Radio, Inc. Used with the permission of NPR. All rights reserved.

AIR DATE: 07/11/2014


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