COVID-19: A wake-up call for biosafety

Published Tuesday April 14th by Independent Science News:
COVID-19: A wake-up call for biosafety, written by Jonathan Matthews, the founder of GMWatch.
Synopsis: Are risks from emerging technologies the highest existential threats we face? Suddenly, the question is getting more attention. It is overdue. By mixing and matching pathogens in labs with poor biosecurity records, says Matthews, we are playing Russian roulette.