ISN/CTR to offer project grant

Thursday, Nov 26, 2015 @ 8:31am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation's Office of Cooperative Threat Reduction (ISN/CTR) has issued a grant announcement that closes on Monday, Dec. 21.
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Study finds new therapy potential for viruses

Thursday, Nov 26, 2015 @ 8:27am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Researchers at the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) found an infection process in viruses including West Nile, Ebola and dengue this week.
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Nurse recounts experience treating Ebola patients

Thursday, Nov 26, 2015 @ 8:25am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The 'American Journal of Nursing' published the personal account of a nurse that supported Ebola outbreak efforts this week.
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BioWatch program report raises concerns

Thursday, Nov 26, 2015 @ 8:23am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The House Energy and Commerce Committee released a statement on the BioWatch Program report this week.
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JPEO-CBD announces upcoming industry day event

Wednesday, Nov 25, 2015 @ 6:40pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical and Biological Defense announced an industry day event that will take place Dec. 8.
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CDC to release study detailing epidemiology of Guinea's Ebola spread

Wednesday, Nov 25, 2015 @ 6:37pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

A recent CDC study details the epidemiology of Ebola spread in Guinea.
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Battelle National Biodefense Institute to receive U.S. Army contract extension

Wednesday, Nov 25, 2015 @ 6:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Army Medical Research Acquisition Activity announced Tuesday that it intends to award a contract extension to the Battelle National Biodefense Institute.
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FRG reveals closing date of broad agency announcement

Wednesday, Nov 25, 2015 @ 6:22pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The FRG of the Science and Technology Directorate announces the closing of a broad agency announcement (BAA).
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Air National Guard announces sources sought notice

Wednesday, Nov 25, 2015 @ 6:15pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Air National Guard issued a sources sought notice this week on a potential award for occupational and bio-environmental medicine capabilities.
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Avita Medical’s ReCell device heralds new wave of specialized wound treatment

Wednesday, Nov 25, 2015 @ 10:26am by BioPrepWatch Reports

With a new contract that could top almost $54 million and a just-announced patent, Avita Medical, Ltd. CEO Adam Kelliher said further development of the company's ReCell technology is in full swing.
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FDA approves increased indication for BioThrax vaccine

Tuesday, Nov 24, 2015 @ 4:27pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued an updated indication for the BioThrax vaccine on Monday.
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U.S. Army issues solicitation for filovirus countermeasure development project

Tuesday, Nov 24, 2015 @ 4:23pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Army Contracting Center recently issued a solicitation for a medical countermeasure (MCM) development and research project for filoviruses.
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CDC issues newsletter to emergency partners

Tuesday, Nov 24, 2015 @ 4:17pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a newsletter to emergency partners on Friday.
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Chemical-sensing technology granted 'R&D Magazine' 100 Award

Tuesday, Nov 24, 2015 @ 4:11pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Chemical-sensing technology, developed by Consolidated Nuclear Security, the University of Tennessee and researchers at the Y-12 National Security Complex, earned an R&D Magazine 100 Award this week.
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Europol, IAEA host radiological management training course

Tuesday, Nov 24, 2015 @ 4:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The IAEA and Europol held a training course for radiological incident and emergency management last week.
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CDC details ophthamologic complications in Ebola case

Monday, Nov 23, 2015 @ 4:06pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

A recent study detailed the ophthalmologic condition of an Ebola patient in the CDC’s Emerging Infectious Diseases.
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Alluviam releases new version of HazMasterG3 application

Monday, Nov 23, 2015 @ 4:02pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Alluviam, LLC, released a new version of the HazMasterG3 for commercial availability this past week.
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UAE researchers review systematic Ebola risks

Monday, Nov 23, 2015 @ 3:53pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Researchers from the University of East Anglia in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) recently reviewed risks of spreading filoviruses.
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OPCW releases details on director-general's visit to Pakistan

Monday, Nov 23, 2015 @ 3:49pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) Director-General Ahmet Üzümcü visited Pakistan this past week.
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DHS reviews discussion series on first response technology enhancements

Monday, Nov 23, 2015 @ 3:45pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

DHS’ Science and Technology Directorate recently detailed a discussion series focused on first response technology enhancements.
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