Explosion at Russian lab housing smallpox, Ebola and other diseases: reports

Explosion at Russian lab housing smallpox, Ebola and other diseases: reports

A gas cylinder exploded at a Russian laboratory known for holding dangerous pathogens on Monday.The explosion, which occurred on the fifth floor of the building, caused a fire that burned about 30 square metres, according to a statement from the lab. It also blew out some windows, according to media reports.Story continues below Related

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A gas cylinder exploded at a Russian laboratory known for holding dangerous pathogens on Monday.The explosion, which occurred on the fifth floor of the building, caused a fire that burned about 30 square metres, according to a statement from the lab. It also blew out some windows, according to media reports.Story continues below

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