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Spotlight on Biosecurity: How ‘gain-of-function’ slipped through the net

As the global Covid-19 pandemic swept across the globe in 2020 devastating lives and national economies, a small community of scientists in a fringe corner of virology found themselves pausing for breath. It was a moment that could, in theory, vindicate a controversial scientific research method they had been enthusiastically developing. It was known as […]