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A boy looks at birds inside a cage for sale in front of the Quiapo Church in Manila on February 18, 2012
Monday, Feb. 20, 2012

Open quoteThe risks are not nil, but they are very, very small.Close quote

  • lead scientist of a study of the N5N1 bird flu, on whether the mutated form of the virus could be spread by humans; the World Health Organization says the findings of the study will be kept secret until "public concerns" can be addressed
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