Lethal secrets of 1918 flu virus
The reason for the lethal nature of the 1918 flu was never fully understood.
But the experts behind this test say they have found a human gene which may help explain its unusual virulence.
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Michael Finn - 1/20/2007
Gosh, they found that the 1918 flu was a) lethal and b) killed quickly.
They could have found this out by reading a history book instead of killing monkeys. There must be government funding involved here.
How long will it be before this resurected virus gets out? They'll probably blame the monkeys.
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