Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, August 17th, 2003
The E.U. health and consumer protection commissioner, David Byrne, said this spring's SARS outbreak across Asia and in Canada was a "wake-up call" for Europe to be better prepared.
"While SARS now might seem like yesterday's news, it cannot and must not be forgotten," Byrne said. "It serves as a stark reminder of the vulnerability of the global society to new or recurring biological threats to public health," he said.
The center would...
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