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BU outlines biolab safety steps

Scientists face in-depth screenings

The Boston University biolab remains under construction on Albany Street in the South End. The Boston University biolab remains under construction on Albany Street in the South End. (Evan Richman/Globe Staff)
By Stephen Smith
Globe Staff / October 14, 2008

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Before they can handle the world's deadliest germs, scientists at a controversial laboratory being built by Boston University in the South End will undergo psychological testing and will have their financial records scoured, measures that administrators said are designed to prevent lethal organisms from getting into the wrong hands. (Full article: 980 words)

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