Nothing More Than Duct Tape Used to Seal Door at Biosafety Lab

At the government's $214 million infectious disease laboratory in Atlanta, scientists are experimenting with dangerous bacteria in a room where the door has been sealed with duct tape for over a year. The tape was attached to the door when the laboratory was shut down for decontamination last May after the building's ventilation system malfunctioned and nine workers were tested for potential exposure to the Q fever bacteria. Q fever, which has been studied at the lab and causes fatal heart...Full Story
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