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Scientist preparing Influenza A virus samples for Sequencing

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Andy Reeves, in the USGS Alaska Science Center Molecular Ecology Laboratory, preparing to sequence influenza A viruses collected from wild birds sampled in Alaska. The USGS uses genomic information on influenza A viruses in wild birds to understand how economically costly highly pathogenic and foreign-origin pathogens may be introduced into and dispersed within the United States.


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