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smallpox virus

Viewpoint: Someone created a synthetic cousin of smallpox: Where are the alarm bells?

Gregory Koblentz | 
In 2017, the virologist David Evans made headlines when he used synthetic biology to recreate the extinct horsepox virus, which ...
biological

How Russian ‘disinformation’ could threaten our biosecurity

Filippa Lentzos | 
In a series of increasingly confrontational statements, Russia has suggested that the Pentagon is establishing a chain of bio-weapons labs ...
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