International research team discovers key to Ebola infection

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 @ 8:07pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Scientists from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Yeshiva University and the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID) have discovered an important mechanism involved with the spread of the Ebola virus.
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Dallas seeks emergency management mitigation specialist

Thursday, May 28, 2015 @ 7:22pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Position responsible for management, development of hazard mitigation
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OPCW Director-General Uzumcu meets with Slovenian officials

Thursday, May 28, 2015 @ 12:10am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) Director-General Ahmet Uzumcu met with top Slovenian officials and students during his visit to Slovenia from Sunday to Tuesday.During the visit, Uzumcu met with Minister of Defense Andreja Katie, Minister of Health Milojka Celarc, State Secretary for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Bogdan Benko, Director of the Chemicals Office of the Republic of Slovenia Alojz Grabner and Chief of the General Staff of the Slovenian Armed Forces And
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Chemical weapons protection course held for Arabic states

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 @ 11:57pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

A five-day course on basic assistance and protection training against chemical threats concluded Friday in Algiers, Algeria, for Arabic-speaking states, the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) said Tuesday.Participants engaged in exercises that facilitated the planning and building of support teams to protect civilians in cases of chemical attack or incident.
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European Union recounts first responder training

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 @ 8:12pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The European Union (EU) recounted two training sessions of their Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Risk Mitigation Centers of Excellence (EU CBRN COE) on Tuesday.
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NCT CBRNe USA 2015 deemed a success

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 @ 9:21pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The NCT Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Explosive (CBRNe) USA 2015 conference brought together industry experts and other stakeholders for what if being considered a successful conference, the organizers stated on Tuesday.
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PositiveID CEO to present at LD Micro Invitational

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 @ 8:55pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

PositiveID Corp. Chairman and CEO William Caragol will be presenting at the LD Micro Invitational on June 1.
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Okla. seeks local emergency response coordinator

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 @ 6:55pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Coordinator will work in the Bryan County Health Department
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Annapolis, Maryland, seeking emergency planner

Friday, May 22, 2015 @ 8:52pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The City of Annapolis, Maryland, Office of Emergency Management has an opening for an emergency planner, they posted in a job listing on May 15.
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Smiths Group announces changes in management

Friday, May 22, 2015 @ 8:35pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Smiths Group announced on Thursday that Mel Rowlands has been appointed to serve as company secretary and deputy general counsel.
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DARPA achieves milestone with SWEEPER program

Friday, May 22, 2015 @ 7:16pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's (DARPA) Short-range Wide-field-of-view Extremely agile Electronically steered Photonic EmitteR (SWEEPER) program has been integrated into a microchip, the agency announced on Thursday.
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