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Breaking News: NSABB Reverses Position on Flu Papers

David Malakoff Science Mag A U.S. biosecurity advisory panel has reversed course and is recommending that the U.S. government allow full publication of two controversial flu studies. After spending two days reconsidering the two manuscripts, the 23-member National Science Advisory … Continue reading

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No ‘Frankensalmon’ in America: Congress bans FDA from approving genetically modified fish

Source: Daily Mail Genetically modified salmon will not go on sale in the U.S. The House of Congress has voted to ban the Food and Drug Administration from passing the fish fit for human consumption. The FDA had said last … Continue reading

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Bird flu: Research row as US raises terror fears

Source: BBC News US authorities have asked the authors of two controversial bird flu studies to redact key details after a government advisory panel suggested the data could be used by terrorists. The papers show how a bird flu variant … Continue reading

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