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Bio Security in Commercial Poultry and Backyard Poultry

One in many series of public service annoncements produced by Government of Nepal and UNICEF. Keeping poultry away from home/residential area, following stan...

U.S. anthrax probe reveals new bird flu mishap, widespread safety lapses

Jul 12, 2014    

(Reuters) - Federal health officials on Friday disclosed a new safety breach at a high-security U.S. government laboratory involving dangerous avian flu, a lapse that came to light as they investigated the potential exposure of researchers to live anthrax bacteria. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said an internal probe found multiple failures by individual scientists and a lack of agency-wide safety policies led to the potential exposure of more than 80 lab workers to live anthrax at its Atlanta campus last month. Researchers in a high-security bioterror lab sent samples o...

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