News & Perspective

Feb 01, 2016

Feb 01, 2016

News Scan for Feb 01, 2016

Saudi MERS case
CDC flu advisory
Missing Ebola funds

Oct 21, 2005

Oct 21, 2005

CDC sets rules for handling 1918 flu virus

(CIDRAP News) – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), which recently reconstructed the 1918 pandemic influenza virus for research purposes, has classified the virus as a "select agent," imposing special rules on groups that handle it.