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on November 22, 2010

National Research Council Questions Safety of Proposed Biocontainment Lab in Kansas

A new report by the National Research Council requested by Congress finds "several major shortcomings" in a U.S. Department of Homeland Security assessment of risks associated with operating the proposed National Bio- and Agro-Defense Facility in...

A new report by the National Research Council requested by Congress finds "several major shortcomings" in a U.S. Department of Homeland Security assessment of risks associated with operating the proposed National Bio- and Agro-Defense Facility in Manhattan, Kan.

Under current plans, the laboratory would study dangerous foreign animal diseases —…

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