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Work in progress at the US Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases at Fort Detrick, Maryland, in 2002. Research at the facility, equipped to handle dangerous pathogens such as Ebola and plague, was suspended in 2019 over safety concerns. Photo: AFP


Work in progress at the US Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases at Fort Detrick, Maryland, in 2002. Research at the facility, equipped to handle dangerous pathogens such as Ebola and plague, was suspended in 2019 over safety concerns. Photo: AFP