Fears about bio-defense lab grow

Columbia awaits research on potential risks involved in hosting bio-reseach lab.
Thursday, June 7, 2007 | 12:00 a.m. CDT; updated 7:51 p.m. CDT, Sunday, July 20, 2008

Columbia could learn soon whether it is still in the running as a potential site for a biological research lab, said a spokesman for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.