Pneumonia outbreak stirs debate over costly virus hunting | Curio

Pneumonia outbreak stirs debate over costly virus hunting

5 mins | Jan 21, 2020

Is a project detecting and recording viruses, that could potentially prevent epidemics, worth the cost? The $3bn Global Virome Project - an expensive distraction or a wise investment? Writing in the Financial Times, Anjana Ahuja explains why a pneumonia outbreak in January 2020 has stirred a debate over costly virus hunting.

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From Financial Times