Chicken Little

Orent, Wendy
September 2005
New Republic;9/12/2005, Vol. 233 Issue 11, p13
Presents the author's views on the controversy surrounding avian influenza (H5N1). Review of how there have been numerous reports of a forthcoming deadly flu pandemic; Discussion of articles published in the "The Boston Globe" and "The New York Times"; Reports on how pandemic preparations are ongoing; View that expert predictions regarding the disease do not take into account the evolutionary events necessary to turn an avian flu virus into a mass human killer.


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