The Centers for Disease Control has established a Bioterrorism Program to ensure the rapid development of federal, state, and local capacity to address potential bioterrorism events.
The Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) published by the Centers for Disease Control notifies clinicians of serious ongoing and emerging infectious disease threats.
Weekly Epidemiological Record. Information on cases and outbreaks of diseases under the International Health Regulations and on other communicable diseases of public health importance, including emerging or re-emerging infection
International Health Regulations. An international legal instrument that is binding on 194 countries across the globe, including all the Member States of WHO
Clinicians Biosecurity Network. Update on Personal Protective Equipment
Simulated nerve-agent exposure of 100 people is part of metrowide bioterrorism ...|
CLACKAMAS--A simulated bioterrorism attack Wednesday morning at Camp Withycombe had all the outward appearances of the real thing. More than 100 actor/volunteers reacted to a sarin gas attack with frothing mouths, seizures and jerky limbs.
Regional Agencies Hold Simulated Bioterrortism Attack ExerciseAlbany Tribune
Glaxo to get up to $200M for bioterrorism research|
Triangle Business Journal
The agreement is worth up to $200 million. In addition to the growing issue of antibiotic-resistant bacteria, the project will target research toward bioterrorism threats, including the plague and anthrax. Lauren Ohnesorge covers technology ...
Three day metro-wide disaster drill will simulate bioterrorism attack|
As preparedness drills go, the 3-day PACE (Portland Area Capabilities Exercise) Setter bioterrorism exercise that starts Tuesday is big. The exercise--which simulates a terrorist attack involving a biological weapon--will unfold across 50 different ...
Specific Technologies Detects and Identifies Potential Bioterrorism Pathogenic ...|
PR Newswire (press release)
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 20, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Specific Technologies, today announced the publication of results of the first study demonstrating detection of pathogenic bacteria, including potential bioterrorism agents such as Yersinia ...
County's bioterrorism attack response to be tested|
The exercise is part of the Washington State Annual Bioterrorism Exercise taking place May 21-23. The exercise is designed to test readiness among public agencies and community organizations should terrorists unleash a biological agent, such as anthrax ...
How would a Portland area bioterrorism attack affect Tillamook County|
North Coast & Cannon Beach Citizen
Tillamook, OR â€“ PACE Setter, the Portland Area Capabilities Exercise will run May 21-23, 2013 and will involve people from more than 65 jurisdictions who will react and respond to a simulated bioterrorism attack. With role play in more than 50 venues ...
Anthrax, Ricin, Smallpox: Which Is the Deadliest Bioterrorism Agent?|
The scarier part of this potentially deadly mail delivery is the light it shined on something dreadful about this particular brand of terrorism: Bioterrorism can turn almost anything into a weapon. The CDC defines bioterrorism as â€œthe deliberate ...
Bean Pounding: J. Everett Dutschke & the strange saga of outsider music and ...|
It takes a very strange person to undertake bioterrorism in America. Logic says there can't be many such people. But the recent case of accused ricin mailer, J. Everett Dutschke, Tupelo's now most famous other son adds another entry in an obscure ...
PharmAthene, Inc. (PIP): A Small Cap Anecdote for Bioterrorism or Chemical ...|
The recent incident where ricin-tainted letters was sent to government officials is a reminder of the threat of bioterrorism or chemical warfare threats, something small cap PharmAthene, Inc. (PIP) is focused on. By John Udovich. Apr 24, 2013 10:17:26 ...
Iowa authorities practice decontamination drill in case of bioterrorism ...|
DES MOINES, Iowa â€” Authorities in central Iowa are practicing decontamination procedures in case of a bioterrorism threat or industrial contamination event. The Polk County Health Department and other local agencies, including a county emergency ...
S. Korean military conducts bioterrorism exercise in Seoul|
And that's exactly what they did on Wednesday afternoon in a large-scale bioterrorism exercise meant to counter chemical threats. "This exercise is intended to better prepare for enemy threats in the capital area, while enhancing government and ...
Modern lab reaches across the ages to resolve plague DNA debate|
Much of their joint work is funded by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, which Wagner said is interested in techniques that could be used following a bioterrorism event to identify the agent and determine its origins. Paul Keim, director of ...
BioFlorida Celebration of Biotechnology marks decade of success|
Alachua County Today
... spoke about his company which recently was awarded a U.S. Department of Defense contract in an amount up to $360 million to develop medical countermeasures, including the development and manufacture of drugs and vaccines to combat bioterrorism.
Biodetection Technologies 2013 and Oak Ridge National Lab's Biosurveillance ...|
San Francisco Chronicle (press release)
-Bob Kadlec, formerly Staff Director, U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Bioterrorism, Homeland Security Council & Office of Secretary of Defense -Rolf MÃ¼ller, PhD, Biomatrica, Inc. -Subhamoy Pal, Henry Jackson Foundation -Betty Lee, PhD, U.S. Department of ...
Glaxo to Get Up to $200 Million for U.S. Research|
In addition to hospital infections, bioterrorism threats, including the plague, anthrax, rabbit fever, and potentially other unknown microbes are also targets for the new research, Payne said in an interview. In October, Glaxo terminated clinical ...
Training for emergencies is a way of life at Rockford-area hospitals|
Rockford Register Star
This is actually a busy time for emergency preparedness, from a mock plane crash at Chicago Rockford International Airport and discussion of bioterrorism responses this month. Another big drill involving local hospitals and health departments is ...
GlaxoSmithKline Awarded Up to $200 Million by US to Develop New Antibiotics|
... Research and Development Authority, part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, or HHS, have agreed to a first of its kind collaboration that will support the development of several antibiotics to fight antibiotic resistance and ...
Anthrax drug brings $334 million to Pentagon advisor's biotech firm|
Dr. Philip K. Russell, a biodefense official in the George W. Bush administration who attended invitation-only seminars on bioterrorism led by Danzig, said he did not know about Danzig's tie to the biotech company until The Times asked him about it.
GlaxoSmithKline wins up to $200M federal contract to develop new antibiotics|
... of Health and Human Services' Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) has brought on GlaxoSmithKline ($GSK) to help the federal agency develop new antibiotics to combat bioterrorism and growing resistance to the drugs.
GS1 US Introduces Traceability Readiness Programs for Seafood and Dairy ...|
Supply & Demand Chain Executive
They will also understand how they can comply with traceability-related requirements of the Bioterrorism Act and the Food Safety Modernization Act; and make informed decisions about technology requirements and solution providers. Subscribers in these ...
iBio announces production of vaccine candidate for new H7N9 influenza virus|
... for large volumes of production, and, subject to regulatory approval, could deliver vaccine doses for emergency use against pandemic and bioterrorism threats in weeks rather than the months necessary with the use of engineered or attenuated virus ...
Resident Evil: Revelations Review â€“ Shook Ones|
For those new to Revelations, the game takes place between Resident Evil 4 and 5 right before the BSAA (Bioterrorism Security Assessment Alliance) is formed. You follow veteran and BSAA founders Jill Valentine and Chris Redfield as they're lured onto a ...
Research and Markets: Biochip Products and Services Market - US Industry ...|
The Herald | HeraldOnline.com
Biochips are miniaturized laboratories that can perform thousands of biochemical reactions such as polymerase chain reaction (PCR) simultaneously and are used for a variety of purposes ranging from disease diagnosis to detection of bioterrorism agents.
GSK Awarded Up To $200M For Bioterror Drug Program|
... and Human Services' Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority said Wednesday it has awarded GlaxoSmithKline PLC up to $200 million in a groundbreaking effort to help develop new drugs to fight antibiotic resistance and bioterrorism.
Back to the future? Gosnell's window to the past|
According to the National Abortion Federation, in 2011 there were 113 acts of violence against abortion providers, which included vandalism, trespassing, an anthrax/bioterrorism threat, assault and battery, death threats and burglary. That same year ...
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eMedicine table of contents
Biological Warfare Agents|
Chemical Detection Equipment|
Chemical Warfare Agents|
Chemical Warfare Mass Casualty Management|
Cyanides, Cyanogen Chloride|
Evaluation Of A Biological Warfare Victim|
Evaluation Of A Chemical Warfare Victim|
Glanders and Melioidosis|
Incapacitating Agents, 3-quinuclidinyl Benzilate|
Incapacitating Agents, Agent 15|
Incapacitating Agents, Cannabinoids|
Incapacitating Agents, LSD|
Incendiary Agents, Magnesium and Thermite|
Incendiary Agents, Napalm|
Incendiary Agents, White Phosphorus|
Irritants: Cs, Cn, Cnc, Ca, Cr, Cnb, PS|
Lung-Damaging Agents, Chlorine|
Lung-damaging Agents, Chloropicrin|
Lung-damaging Agents, Diphosgene|
Lung-damaging Agents, Phosgene|
Lung-damaging Agents, Toxic Smokes: Nox, Hc, Rp, Fs, Fm, Sgf2, Teflon|
Nerve Agents, G-series: Tabun, Sarin, Soman|
Nerve Agents, V-series: Ve, Vg, Vm, Vx|
Personal Protective Equipment|
Staphylococcal Enterotoxin B|
Urticants, Phosgene Oxime|
Venezuelan Equine Encephalitis|
Vesicants, Mustard: Hd, Hn1-3, H|
Vesicants, Organic Arsenicals: L, ED, MD, PD, HL|
Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers|
Vomiting Agents: Dm, Da, Dc|
Newsletter from Washington DC
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Adv Physiol Educ
United States Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine: Warfighter research focusing on the past 25 years.
[State of emergency plans for massive influx of injured (PEMAF) in Italian hospitals. Pilot study].
Crit Care Med
Pediatric ventilation in a disaster: clinical and ethical decision making.
Expert Rev Vaccines
The future of plague vaccines: hopes raised by a surrogate, live-attenuated recombinant vaccine candidate.
Int J Health Geogr
Mass casualty modelling: a spatial tool to support triage decision making.
J Environ Health
Murder by radiation poisoning: implications for public health.
Antibodies for biodefense.
Med Ref Serv Q
Chemical Hazards Emergency Medical Management (CHEMM).
Med Tr Prom Ekol
[Regulations for decontamination of surfaces polluted as a result of chemical accidents (concept approaches)].
Imaging of hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome: a potential bioterrorism agent of military significance.
Natl Health Stat Report
Hospital preparedness for emergency response: United States, 2008.
Characterizing hospital workers' willingness to respond to a radiological event.
Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom
High-throughput walkthrough detection portal for counter terrorism: detection of triacetone triperoxide (TATP) vapor by atmospheric-pressure chemical ionization ion trap mass spectrometry.
Soc Work Health Care
The suffering is similar--is the treatment equal? An intervention with Arab Terror injured.
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