UAB welcomes new director of med school's Division of Infectious Diseases

Thursday, Mar 17, 2016 @ 5:45pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine's Division of Infectious Diseases has named Jeanne Marrazzo, leading expert in the field of infectious diseases and HIV, its new director.
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Pueblo Pilot Plant to test biotreatment process on hydrolysate

Saturday, Dec 26, 2015 @ 3:03pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The PEO ACWA reported that the biotreatment process at the PCAPP will be tested utilizing chemical byproducts.
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Anniston SDC to support Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Plant's mission

Wednesday, Dec 9, 2015 @ 8:42am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The PEO ACWA reported Monday that the Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant will receive support from the Anniston SDC.
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PEO ACWA reports progress at Blue Grass facility

Saturday, Dec 5, 2015 @ 8:28am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Progress on the Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant’s EDT site was reported Friday by the PEO ACWA.
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Blue Grass project welcomes public comment, participation

Thursday, Dec 3, 2015 @ 2:38pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The BGCAPP submitted a modified permit application to facilitate increased public participation.
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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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PEO ACWA announces Pueblo Operations restart

Wednesday, Oct 14, 2015 @ 3:23pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Program Executive Office, Assembled Chemical Weapons Alternatives (PEO ACWA) announced the restarting of operations at the Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant Explosive Destruction System (PCAPP EDS), they announced on Oct. 6.
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Pueblo officials complete repairs on explosive destruction system

Sunday, Oct 4, 2015 @ 6:19pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Program Executive Office, Assembled Chemical Weapons Alternatives (PEO ACWA) announced last week that repairs have been completed on the explosive destruction system at the Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant.
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BARDA awards Avita $53.9 million contract

Thursday, Oct 1, 2015 @ 12:15pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) awarded a contract of up to $53.9 million to Avita Medical Ltd. for further development of their ReCell technology, the company announced on Wednesday.
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UQ discovery could lead to potential dengue treatment

Friday, Sep 11, 2015 @ 8:51pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The University of Queensland announced that researchers have discovered how the body reacts to dengue virus, which could lead to the repurposing of treatments in clinical trials. Dengue is a mosquito-borne virus and largely affects tropical regions.
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Avita Medical's ReCell proposal receives high rating from BARDA

Monday, Aug 31, 2015 @ 2:19pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Avita Medical, Ltd. announced Monday that a proposal to utilize its ReCell technology as a potential component to U.S. disaster preparedness programs has been given a high rating from federal officials. Avita Medical said the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) and the Acquisition Management, Contracts and Grants (AMCG) office informed the company that its proposal was "within competitive range."
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Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant getting new manager

Thursday, Aug 27, 2015 @ 4:10pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Program Executive Office, Assembled Chemical Weapons Alternatives (PEO ACWA), announced Wednesday that Gary McCloskey has been selected to manage the Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant in Colorado.
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Human, environmental health a priority for chemical weapons destruction plant in Kentucky

Tuesday, Jul 28, 2015 @ 6:59pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Program Executive Office, Assembled Chemical Weapons Alternatives (PEO ACWA) said in a report Monday that human and environmental health are among top priorities for the Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Facility in Kentucky.
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Senior planners sought for national conventions

Tuesday, Jun 30, 2015 @ 6:04pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Senior planning openings have been announced in recent job postings from enGenius Consulting Group for both the Democratic and Republican National Conventions taking place in Philadelphia and Chicago respectively.
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Australian Department of Health receives $100 million for national emergencies

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 @ 2:17pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott's 2015-16 budget proposal has invested $100 million in Australia’s Department of Health to improve the country’s responses to national emergencies.
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