The smallpox virus retention controversy is a debate that has been ongoing
among ... for retaining the samples, which represent a hazard, while opponents of
it maintain that the samples are needed f...
Jun 7, 2016 ... Variola virus (the virus that causes smallpox) causes disease only in people.
Other pox-like viruses, such as monkeypox, can infect both ...
May 1, 2014 ... The Smallpox Research Agenda Using Variola Virus. PLoS Pathog 10(5):
e1004108. doi:10.1371/journal.ppat.1004108. Editor: Glenn F. Rall, ...
Smallpox is an acute contagious disease caused by Variola virus, a member of
the ... Eradication; Post-eradication; Research; Vaccines; Diagnostics ...
Nov 16, 2002 ... Source: Baltimore Sun, January 26, 2002. Breakthrough in research with
smallpox. Army scientists infect monkeys for the first time; 'It's a very ...
Sep 22, 2016 ... Worldwide immunization stopped the spread of smallpox three decades ago. The
last case was reported in 1977. Two research labs still keep ...
Jan 20, 2011 ... For much of the world's population, smallpox is a disease of history. The variola
virus that causes it last swept through humans in a natural ...
May 1, 2014 ... Strains of the variola virus cause smallpox disease. ... thinks that having the live
virus around is absolutely vital to achieve these research goals.
Jul 10, 2014 ... Tania Browne: The discovery of intact vials of smallpox in a storeroom last ...
samples of the virus in secure facilities for future vaccine research.
May 1, 2014 ... For a disease that was declared extinct nearly 35 years ago, smallpox continues
to do a remarkable job of dividing politicians, scientists, and ...