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Report Finds US Oversight Of Dangerous Pathogens Is Seriously Lacking

Report Finds US Oversight Of Dangerous Pathogens Is Seriously Lacking

In the course of researching diseases like the Ebola virus, more than 200 labs in the United States work with hazardous pathogens. But oversight of those labs is seriously lagging, with safety lapses occurring at some of them, according to a new report from the US Government Accountability Office.