FDA approves extending BioThrax's shelf life to 4 years

Wednesday, Nov 25, 2009 @ 7:34pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

ROCKVILLE, Md.
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Emergent BioSolutions, FDA review strategy for recombinant anthrax vaccine

Wednesday, Nov 25, 2009 @ 7:36pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

ROCKVILLE, Md.
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Emergent BioSolutions CEO named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year

Wednesday, Nov 25, 2009 @ 7:39pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

ROCKVILLE, Md.
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National Guard unit saves Anytown, U.S.A. from simulated attack

Wednesday, Nov 25, 2009 @ 7:45pm by Nick Rees

The Seventh Weapons of Mass Destruction Civil Support Team at Fort Leonard Wood has completed two days of chemical attack training, saving Anytown, U.S.A. in the process.
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Immuinzations could act as fire breaks for epidemic

Friday, Nov 27, 2009 @ 9:11pm by Nick Rees

U.S. Air Force Colonel Randy Larsen has an easy solution to the threat of biological attacks in America - immunize Americans against smallpox and anthrax.
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State dinner gate crashers raises bioweapon fears

Friday, Nov 27, 2009 @ 11:44pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Gatecrashers at President Obama's first state dinner have raised questions of how secure the president is kept and what steps are being taken to protect him from non-traditonal bioweapons.
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Baxter International, Inc., investigates rapid vaccine producing U.S. facility

Friday, Nov 27, 2009 @ 11:47pm by Nick Rees

Baxter International, Inc., based in Deerfield, Illinois, has begun the investigation process to build a cell-based vaccine manufacturing plant in the U.S.
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Major smallpox vaccine order announcement expected

Friday, Nov 27, 2009 @ 11:52pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The biodefense company SIGA Technologies, which engages in the discovery, development and commercialization of products for use in defense against biological warfare agents, is expected to make a major announcement.
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Russia destroys 45 percent of its chemical weapons stockpile

Saturday, Nov 28, 2009 @ 3:41pm by Nick Rees

The Russian Foreign Ministry has announced that the country is ahead of schedule on destroying its chemical weapons stockpile.
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Anthrax vaccine project stopped over animal rights

Monday, Nov 30, 2009 @ 3:03pm by Nick Rees

Oklahoma State University has put a stop to a project meant to test anthrax vaccines and treatment on baboons.
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UAE officials given bioterrorism training

Monday, Nov 30, 2009 @ 3:10pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The United Arab Emirates is not currently facing a bioterrorism threat but it is not taking any chances.
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TSA report says airline industry vulnerable to attack

Monday, Nov 30, 2009 @ 3:13pm by Nick Rees

A recently released report by the Homeland Security Department's inspector general has raised questions about the safety of air cargo, leaving cargo vulnerable to a bioterror attack.
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Virtual world to receive real world terror alerts

Monday, Nov 30, 2009 @ 3:18pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Virtual world terrorist attacks are nothing new to people who spend time playing video games but, for those living in the state of New York, video game systems could now be used to disseminate warnings about real terrorist threats as well.
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House passes legislation to force companies to use safer chemicals

Monday, Nov 30, 2009 @ 3:24pm by Nick Rees

Chemicals that could potentially be used in bioterror attacks will be replaced with safer alternatives following the passing of new legislation.
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