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MPs accuse Medical Research Council of panic over bird flu

BMJ 2006; 332 doi: (Published 12 January 2006) Cite this as: BMJ 2006;332:87

During the editorial process, we introduced an error into the opening paragraph of this News article by Michael Day (BMJ 2005;331:1358, 10 Dec). The UK Medical Research Council was reporting about avian influenza to the House of Commons [not the House of Lords, as we stated] Select Committee on Science and Technology. The confusion arose because of a separate, ongoing inquiry into pandemic flu in the House of Lords.


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