Mouse Virus Scientists working to create a contraceptive for rodents to control rat and mouse populations have inadvertently created a killer virus. Linda talks with Julius Youngner, Distinguished Service Professor of Virology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Chair of the Ethics Committee for the American Society for Microbiology. They talk about the concerns this raises about unintended results from genetic research.

Mouse Virus

Mouse Virus

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Scientists working to create a contraceptive for rodents to control rat and mouse populations have inadvertently created a killer virus. Linda talks with Julius Youngner, Distinguished Service Professor of Virology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Chair of the Ethics Committee for the American Society for Microbiology. They talk about the concerns this raises about unintended results from genetic research.