BioThrax receives market authorization In India, Emergent BioSolutions says

Tuesday, Nov 10, 2009 @ 5:19pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

ROCKVILLE, Md.
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Emergent BioSolutions announces investments in manufacturing capability

Tuesday, Nov 10, 2009 @ 5:27pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

GAITHERSBURG, Md.
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Emergent BioSolutions establishes office in Germany

Tuesday, Nov 10, 2009 @ 6:06pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

GAITHERSBURG, Md.
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Panel evaluates implementation of Project BioShield, procurement of vaccines

Wednesday, Nov 11, 2009 @ 5:29pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

WASHINGTON, D.C.
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Emergent BioSolutions appoints Ronald Richard to board of directors

Wednesday, Nov 11, 2009 @ 6:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

GAITHERSBURG, Md.
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Hauer named to Emergent BioSolutions' board of directors

Wednesday, Nov 11, 2009 @ 6:15pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

GAITHERSBURG, Md.
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Safety procedures under review at Boston U. medical labs

Wednesday, Nov 11, 2009 @ 7:57pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

BOSTON
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Suspicious envelopes sent to U.N. missions apparently contained flour

Wednesday, Nov 11, 2009 @ 8:22pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

NEW YORK
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NIH awards grant to Biolog to aid biodefense researchers

Wednesday, Nov 11, 2009 @ 9:54pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The National Institutes of Health recently awarded Biolog Inc. $923,000 to help it develop a next-generation version of the firm's cell array technology.
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Ricin antidote to enter production

Wednesday, Nov 11, 2009 @ 10:23pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

An anti-toxin that protects against ricin poisoning is to move into production for the first time, BBC News reported Nov. 11.
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Inglesby named director of UPMC's Center for Biosecurity

Wednesday, Nov 11, 2009 @ 10:31pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

PITTSBURGH
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Scientists Announce Possible Treatment for Deadly Virus

Thursday, Nov 12, 2009 @ 5:10pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

A team of Australian and U.S. scientists believe they have found an antibody that could protect humans from the deadly Hendra virus, Australia's Northern Miner reported yesterday.
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Former Homeland Security secretary named Global Security leader at national lab

Thursday, Nov 12, 2009 @ 5:14pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

LIVERMORE, Calif.
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Suspicious envelope found at 6th U.N. mission

Friday, Nov 13, 2009 @ 4:56pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

NEW YORK
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University of Illinois to develop antibiotics against potential bioterrorism agents

Friday, Nov 13, 2009 @ 5:03pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have received a $4 million federal grant to develop new antibiotics to treat anthrax, tularemia and plague, the university announced Nov. 10.
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Cornell University professor says bioweapons threat is increasing

Friday, Nov 13, 2009 @ 5:07pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The critical questions that frame the understanding of biological weapons include what biological weapons threaten the U.S.; how the threats have changed after the Cold War, the Sept. 11 terror attacks and the development of biotechnology; and how to bett
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Scholars argue for biodefense policy changes in new book

Friday, Nov 13, 2009 @ 5:11pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Biological warfare has shaped human conflict throughout history. But the deadly anthrax-letter mailings following the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks presented Americans with a threat new and terrifying.
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Emergent BioSolutions acquires manufacturing facility from MdBio

Saturday, Nov 14, 2009 @ 4:17pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

ROCKVILLE, Md.
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Researcher says ICC needs stronger biological, chemical weapons provisions

Saturday, Nov 14, 2009 @ 4:26pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

This month, the States Parties to the International Criminal Court will come together in The Hague to prepare for their review of the Rome Statute, the ICC's governing document, in Uganda in 2010.
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SRI International opens research center in Virginia

Saturday, Nov 14, 2009 @ 4:34pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

RI International opened a new facility for its Center for Advanced Drug Research, where scientists will work on developing vaccines, more quickly diagnosing infections and developing new treatments.
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