Polio Is Nearly Wiped Out—Unless Some Lab Tech Screws Up


You can't just look at infection numbers and declare victory. You also need to ensure the virus exists only in dedicated labs with obsessively strict safety protocols and purge it from every other scientific and medical facility that might, maybe, harbor particles of the deadly infection. Such labs are numerous.

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Sarah Scoles
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Wired
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