- By Dana Sparks
Where Are We 10 Years After SARS?
A decade ago the SARS pandemic hit China and infected over 8,000 people around the world. Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) was a global outbreak and public health scientists were racing to understand and contain this mystery illness. Gregory Poland, M.D., director of the Mayo Clinic Vaccine Research Group, says this 10-year anniversary is a good reminder of how we improve response to pandemics.
Sound bites with Dr. Poland are available in the downloads
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