CHINA’S gung ho approach to biolab safety means the theory that Covid came from one in Wuhan is no shock.

The country has seen at major leaks from labs in the past, while the poor protection given to staff has increased the risk.

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Police guarding the Wuhan Institute of Virology

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Police guarding the Wuhan Institute of VirologyCredit: Reuters
Workers inside the institute, which has come under suspicion

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Workers inside the institute, which has come under suspicionCredit: Wuhan Virology Institute

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