China borrows Canadian know-how for new labs

Lett, Dan
February 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/14/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 4, p445
Academic Journal
The article reports that government health officials from the Guangdong province of China has signed an agreement with the International Centre for Infectious Diseases in Winnipeg, Manitoba in November 2005. The agreement alls for the development of a network of high-security laboratories needed to contain outbreaks of diseases such as avian flu. The Chinese want infectious diseases experts in Winnipeg to provide expertise in design, construction and staff training.


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