Utah National Guard seeking CBRN air technician specialist

Tuesday, Oct 27, 2015 @ 2:07pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Utah National Guard is seeking an air technician position that is open to current members of the Utah Air and Army National Guard, the group announced on Oct. 20.
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European airports snapping up Morpho explosives-trace detectors

Friday, Oct 9, 2015 @ 3:54pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Morpho Detection said this week that it has shipped nearly 900 of its Itemiser 4DX explosives-trace detectors (ETD) to European airports this year as they strive to comply with new European Union requirements for enhanced explosives screening of passengers.
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Morpho Detection to supply 4DX explosive detectors to German airports

Thursday, Oct 8, 2015 @ 11:00am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Morpho Detection are to supply Itemiser 4DX explosives trace detectors (ETD) to airports due to a contract with the German Federal Police.
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Morpho awarded contract to supply ETD to Portugal

Sunday, Sep 20, 2015 @ 1:24pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Morpho Detection's partner in Portugal has been awarded a contract with the Vinci/ANA Aeroportos de Portugal, an airports operator, to supply 74 Morpho Itemiser 4DX explosive trace detectors (ETD), the company announced Thursday.
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Study links protein to Dengue fever shock

Friday, Sep 11, 2015 @ 7:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

University of California at Berkeley (UC Berkeley) researchers announced Wednesday they have identified a key component involved in causing fluid loss and shock associated with dengue fever infections.
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Morpho Detection to supply 4DX detectors at England's Birmingham Airport

Friday, Sep 11, 2015 @ 6:49pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Morpho Detection said Thursday it has received a contract from Birmingham Airport, Ltd. in England the to supply and service 4DX explosives trace detectors.
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FDA accepts Theravance Biopharma sNDA on Vibativ

Friday, Sep 11, 2015 @ 6:10pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Theravance Biopharma, Inc. said Thursday that the the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted a supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for its drug Vibativ ( telavancin) to expand its label to include treatment of Staphylococcus aureus.
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Morpho Detection lands contract with Manchester Airports Group

Thursday, Sep 3, 2015 @ 9:18pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Morpho Detection has been awarded a contract with U.K. airport operator Manchester Airports Group PLC (MAG) to supply 44 units of their Itemiser 4DX explosives trace detectors (ETD), it announced Thursday.
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Copenhagen Airport to deploy Morpho Detection screening system

Wednesday, Sep 2, 2015 @ 8:13pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Morpho (Safran) said Wednesday its subsidiary Morpho Detection has reached a contract with the Copenhagen Airport to supply 30 desktop explosives trace detectors (ETD). 
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Lawrence Livermore lab seeks emergency exercise program manager

Tuesday, Sep 1, 2015 @ 6:36pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) in California announced in a job posting Monday that it is seeking an emergency exercise manager.
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Scientist find potential in old therapuetic against Ebola, anthrax

Tuesday, Sep 1, 2015 @ 2:39pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Amodiaquine found to work as a blocking mechanism for broad range of pathogens
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Kratos receives $12 million missile defense task order

Monday, Aug 31, 2015 @ 3:32pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Kratos Defense and Security Solutions, Inc. said Monday its Defense and Rocket Support Services (DRSS) received a task order under a theoretical research and engineering research contract from an unnamed client for approximately $12 million for ballistic missile defense and scientific research programs.
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Cubic gets U.S. Army Reserve contract for virtual trainer

Monday, Aug 31, 2015 @ 2:31pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Cubic Global Defense said Monday it has been awarded a contract with the U.S. Army Reserves to provide the Engagement Skills Training (EST) 3000 virtual system for approximately $1.3 million.
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Sandia researchers partner with international experts, publish bio-risk management book

Wednesday, Aug 26, 2015 @ 9:17am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Researchers at Sandia National Laboratories (SNL) and international experts have published a book on biological risk management within laboratories, the lab announced on Tuesday.
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Cubic’s new special ops medical director focused on increased training offerings

Tuesday, Aug 25, 2015 @ 6:56pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

James Sanchez, the newly appointed special operations medical director for Cubic Corp., sees the company being the 'sole source' for all combat medic training.
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Calif. health department investigates second potential plague case

Friday, Aug 21, 2015 @ 9:37am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) announced on Tuesday that a presumed case of the plague has been identified in a visitor to the state from Georgia.
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UC Davis Health System seeks emergency planner

Thursday, Aug 20, 2015 @ 7:40pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The University of California Davis Health System has an opening for an emergency planner, according to a job opening posted Wednesday.
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Sandia National Labs receives four FLC awards

Tuesday, Aug 18, 2015 @ 8:21pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Sandia National Laboratories announced on Monday that it received four regional awards from the Federal Laboratory Consortium (FLC).
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Cubic Global Defense awarded $9.9 million extension from Air Force

Tuesday, Aug 18, 2015 @ 1:52pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Contract extension will allow company to continue testing CBRN technologies
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Air Force demonstrates CBRN defense capabilities

Sunday, Aug 16, 2015 @ 5:09pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Air Force held its Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) Defense Demonstration Day earlier this month at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland.
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