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Senior scientists attack Chinese researchers for creating new strains of influenza virus in veterinary laboratory

Scientists create hybrid flu that can go airborne H5N1 virus with genes from H1N1 can spread through the air between mammals. As the world is transfixed by a new H7N9…

Red Ice Creations

U.S. virologists intentionally engineer super-deadly pandemic flu virus

Two American researchers whose efforts to deliberately re-engineer the H5N1 avian flu virus to be more virulent and deadly to humans are now asking that a government-advised moratorium on their…


Berkeley Lab Scientists Generate Electricity From Viruses

New approach is a promising first step toward the development of tiny devices that harvest electrical energy from everyday tasks Imagine charging your phone as you walk, thanks to a…