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New, Incurable Botulinum Strain Has Top Secret DNA
This is the first time scientists have kept a DNA sequence secret because of terrorism concerns.
Custom DNA Makers May Be Required to Screen Customers, Hoping to Thwart Crafty Bioterrorists
Four ounces of shampoo is enough to send the Transportation Security Administration into a tizzy, but the U.S. government does … Continued
Iraq, Science and the Elusive WMD
Proof of a bioterror program is hard to come by. In the Iraq conflict, impatient politicians and media jumped to conclusions.
Will Terror Laws Give Science a Chill?
Post-9/11 laws protect Americans from the mishandling of potential bioterror agents. They could also slow down some vital medical research.