TITLE

Chicken Little

AUTHOR(S)
Orent, Wendy
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
New Republic;9/12/2005, Vol. 233 Issue 11, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
18140249

 

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