Tag Archives: viral sample sharing

Supari against an unfair global system

Indonesia’s health minister Siti Fadilah Supari has been seen as a brave heroine for withholding viral samples of H5N1 from WHO and the world’s influenza researchers.  She views the system of providing samples while receiving little or nothing in return … Continue reading

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The smells of death

This is my 300th blog post.  In a strange undefinable way I have been eyeing this number as some sort of meaningful milestone, so I am oddly motivated to publicly mark it as such.   It’s been a quiet weekend … Continue reading

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