Such an idea is as fatal to society as we know it as a virus plague.
The scientists of Sator knew that the virus was virulent; in fact, too virulent for its own good.
They knew that shortly after every Nansalian died, the virus, too, would be dead.
It killed the host every time, and the virus could not live outside a living cell.
But what am I saying, A W, to you who are ...