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Should variola virus, the agent of smallpox, be destroyed?

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Later this month (May 2014) the World Health Assembly will decide whether to destroy the remaining stocks of variola virus – the agent of smallpox – or to allow continued research on the virus at WHO-approved laboratories. We are interested in your opinion on this issue. Please follow the link to this blog post to vote your opinion on whether or not to retain the virus stocks.
 
 

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