Just so they don't take the flu virus of today and mix it with the flu of 1918, go for it; otherwise, it will mutate into a stronger virus possibly and cause a pandemic. Now, that is something to worry about.
Now, this guy started in his garage.
So, if you get cancer and get cured maybe, it could be due to him, someday.
We owe so much to DIY'ers in so many fields, especially medicine and science.