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DARPA issues broad agency announcement for RADICS research

Tuesday, Dec 15, 2015 @ 5:46pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

DARPA has issued a broad agency announcement for research in rapid attack detection, isolation and characterizations systems.
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DARPA awards Biomatrica contract

Thursday, Dec 10, 2015 @ 3:35pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

DARPA announced last week that a contract has been awarded to Biomatrica Inc. to develop biotechnology for defense purposes.
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DARPA project focuses on immunity in fight against resistant pathogens

Thursday, Apr 2, 2015 @ 5:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is developing a program to combat drug resistance in pathogens with a change in pharmaceutical focus, the agency said on Tuesday. The Technologies for Host Resilience (THoR) aims to develop technology and treatment options that aid the immune-system response to pathogens rather than replicating it by destroying the pathogens.
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SRI awarded DARPA contract to develop attack-resistant polymers

Thursday, Feb 12, 2015 @ 5:38pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

SRI Biosiences said on Wednesday that it has been awarded a $10 million contract under a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) program to develop polymers that prevent and counter biological and chemical threats.
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Former DARPA director to speak at DITEC

Friday, Feb 6, 2015 @ 3:20pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Fernando Fernandez, former director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), will be one of the speakers for the first Defense Innovation and Technology Conference (DITEC) in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates, conference organizers said Thursday.
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DARPAs simplified application process supports funding of biotech innovations

Monday, Nov 10, 2014 @ 11:31am by BioPrepWatch Reports

A new application process from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) makes it easier for businesses to obtain federal grants and funding for biology and technology projects.
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DARPA to hold Proposer's Day webcast

Tuesday, Oct 14, 2014 @ 6:16am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) will hold a webcast on Wednesday for those interested in contributing to its Spectral Combs from UV to THz (SCOUT) program, which would help identify remote biological and chemical agents.
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