Sometimes, you should leave well enough alone. This is the conversation I imagine preceding this article:
"It'd be super easy to recreate a highly lethal contagion."
"It would not."
"Prove it." -- The start of a dark, tongue-in-cheek Outbreak parody, or a bunch of real scientists?
Some real quotes: “'These critics fail to appreciate the precautions and safeguards built into our work. ... The risks of conducting this research are not ignored, but they can be effectively managed and mitigated,' Professor Kawaoka said."
Also said by every bad guy in Jurassic Park ever.