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
Lone Wolf Bioterrorism: Single Wolf Against the Pack|
Outbreak News Today
The lone wolf may have been a myth when British author John Fowles was writing his postmodern novel about the mental darkness of young teacher Nicholas Urfe, but in the modern times â€“ the lone wolf is rising and shining as a new serious threat to both ...
Medical Reserve Corps prepped for bioterrorism|
According to Kathleen Downey, Marion's public nurse, the group trains for a wide variety of emergency situations, such as responding to bioterrorism or disaster relief, and is always looking for more volunteers. â€śWe step in any time a disaster ...
NY DOH Develops Multiplex Real-Time PCR to Combat Staph Food Poisoning ...|
Staphylococcal contamination caused 570 outbreaks of food poisoning between 1998 and 2010, and Staphlococcus aureus type B is considered a potential bioterrorism agent. Wadsworth Laboratory is New YorkState's reference lab tasked with responding to ...
Drug Stops Marburg Virus in Monkeys, Appears Safe in Humans|
The recent Ebola outbreak catalyzed concern that filoviruses such as Ebola and Marburg might become agents of bioterrorism. Now, one group reports that a nucleotide-based strategy that targets the Marburg virus (MARV) RNA genome may work for ...
XOMA Corp Upgraded to Hold by Zacks (XOMA)|
Dakota Financial News
XOMA Corp logo XOMA Corp (NASDAQ:XOMA) was upgraded by Zacks from a â€śsellâ€ť rating to a â€śholdâ€ť rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday, AnalystRatings.Net reports. According to Zacks, â€śXOMA Corporation is a ...
Poland Making Progress on ASF Control|
â€śIf ASF from this region were to spread further, then this would have to be due to either human error resulting from ignorance or an act of bioterrorism,â€ť Mr Pirsztuk said. Meanwhile Professor Krzysztof Niemczuk, the Director of the National Veterinary ...
CDC to review oversight of bioterror labs after USA TODAY investigation|
The USDA identified 479 pages of records involving letters to labs notifying them they were being put on a PIPP but in March refused to release any of them, citing a secrecy provision in the Public Health Security and Bioterrorism Preparedness and ...
Biodefense Market â€“ Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends And ...|
Biodefense is a measure to combat the potential effects of bioterrorism that utilizes biological agents, or deploys biological weaponry. Bioterrorism is a deliberate release of biological agents such as bacteria, virus, germs or toxins which may be in ...
Obama East African Visit Enhanced Security Co-Operation|
... Programmes Agreement, which aims at facilitating efforts to reduce the threat from naturally occurring diseases, biological attacks or unintentional release of biological pathogens and toxins and the risks posed by non-state actors of engaging in ...
Grad students creating terrorist weapon vaccines|
Texas A&M The Battalion
The research compiled by the A&M graduates will help develop better vaccines and treatments to protect citizens from bioterrorism weapons, Woods said. "The research we're doing is a very small piece of the puzzle and it'll provide a foundation for ...
Kenya, US Sign Pacts to Deepen Bilateral Relations As Obama Lands in Nairobi|
... Biological Engagement Programs Agreement aimed at facilitating efforts to reduce threat from naturally occurring diseases, biological attacks or 'unintentional release of biological pathogens and toxins and the risks posed by non-state actors of ...
USAMRIID finds promising treatment for deadly Marburg virus|
Frederick News Post (subscription)
The U.S. Army Medical Institute of Infectious Diseases has determined an experimental drug may be able to treat people exposed to the frequently fatal Marburg virus. The drug "has the potential to be used to treat Marburg virus infection" if ...
Antiviral compound protects nonhuman primates against Marburg virus: Safety ...|
EurekAlert (press release)
Case fatality rates associated with Marburg virus have been reported to be nearly 90 percent and the virus is deemed a potential "Category A" bioterrorism agent by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. No licensed vaccine or therapy is ...
Biosecurity and Bioterrorism Is Now Health Security|
PR Newswire (press release)
BALTIMORE, Feb. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The journal Biosecurity and Bioterrorism has changed its name to Health Security. The bimonthly peer-reviewed journal is published in print and online by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., Publishers, of New ...
J. A. D. E.
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
GU Infectious Disease Posters
Minnesota Dept of Health
MDH News Release
CDC Health Advisory
Newsletter 23 November 2010
Place: New York, United States
Date: 20-22 September 2010
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30 November 2006
Center for Biologic Counterterrorism and Emerging Diseases
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Am J Disaster Med
Lessons learned from a landslide catastrophe in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Emotional intelligence in the operating room: analysis from the Boston Marathon bombing.
The impact of communication materials on public responses to a radiological dispersal device (RDD) attack.
Harmonization of European laboratory response networks by implementing CWA 15793: use of a gap analysis and an "insider" exercise as tools.
Clin Microbiol Infect
Biological warfare, bioterrorism, and biocrime.
Managing mass casualties and decontamination.
Patient distribution in a mass casualty event of an airplane crash.
J Emerg Med
Multiple poisonings with sodium azide at a local restaurant.
J Forensic Leg Med
Rising threat of terrorist bomb blasts in Karachi--a 5-year study.
J Healthc Prot Manage
Hospitals and terrorism: the realities; the future; mitigating risks.
J Pharm Pract
Nuclear and radiological terrorism: continuing education article.
Severe Pediatric Head Injury During the Iraq and Afghanistan Conflicts.
A translatable predictor of human radiation exposure.
World J Crit Care Med
Disaster preparedness, pediatric considerations in primary blast injury, chemical, and biological terrorism.
Zh Mikrobiol Epidemiol Immunobiol
[Analysis of foreign experience of maintenance of biological safety of the Olympic Games].
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