Amernia and Russia meet to discuss supplies of CBRN equipment

Wednesday, Jun 15, 2011 @ 2:13pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

An Armenian military delegation has recently arrived in Russia to discuss future supplies of chemical, biological, and radiological protection equipment.
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Japan and the U.S. to reaffirm CBRN working group

Wednesday, Jun 15, 2011 @ 2:20pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Japan and the United States will agree at upcoming security talks to reaffirm the role of a bilateral joint working group to counter the threat of chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear weapons.
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Agenus, Inc., announces agreement to develop Ebola and Marburg vaccine

Wednesday, Jun 15, 2011 @ 5:58pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Agenus, Inc., has announced a licensing agreement with Integrated BioTherapeutics, Inc., to use the QS-21 Stimulon
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Blue Grass Army Depot finishes assessment of mustard gas projectiles

Wednesday, Jun 15, 2011 @ 6:02pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

An X-ray assessment of a random sample of mustard gas projectiles was completed on Tuesday at the Blue Grass Army Depot in Madison County, Ky.
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Denmark purchases smallpox vaccine

Thursday, Jun 16, 2011 @ 3:07pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Bavarian Nordic has signed a contract with the Danish Ministry of Defense and an undisclosed European NATO member to supply IMVAMUNE, the company
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Senators to introduce legislation to extend BARDA by five years

Thursday, Jun 16, 2011 @ 3:08pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Senator Joe Lieberman (I-Connecticut) and Representative Mike Rogers (R-Michigan) recently announced their intent to introduce legislation that would extend the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority for the next five years.
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Federal panel identifies 11 microorganisms for high security standards

Thursday, Jun 16, 2011 @ 3:09pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

A federal panel of scientists and security experts in the United States has identified 11 microorganisms designated as Tier 1 select agents, a new category of biological agents subject to the highest possible security standards.
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Four more anthrax cases in Bangladesh

Thursday, Jun 16, 2011 @ 3:16pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Four additional people were diagnosed with anthrax in Kenai village in the Faridpur upazila of Pabna, Bangladesh, on Wednesday, which brings the total number of infections to 14 during the last three days.
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Anthrax hoax at London mosque

Friday, Jun 17, 2011 @ 3:46pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

A package containing a suspicious white powder, offensive pictures of Muslim women and an anti-Islamic message was recently sent to the Imam of a mosque located in the Finsbury Park area of London.
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Indiana county simulates areosolized anthrax attack

Friday, Jun 17, 2011 @ 3:47pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Emergency responders in Montgomery County, Indiana, recently staged an exercise aimed at preparing for a terrorist attack using aerosolized anthrax.
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Anthrax infections continue in Bangladesh

Friday, Jun 17, 2011 @ 4:39pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Five more people have been infected with anthrax in the Sirajganj and Pabna districts of Bangladesh, which increases the total of people infected in the two districts to 96 in the last few days.
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Scientists determine how the body counteracts anthrax attacks

Friday, Jun 17, 2011 @ 4:39pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Scientists at the University of California - San Diego School of Medicine and Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences have released findings about how the body
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Authorization provided for continued destruction of Army's chemical weapons

Monday, Jun 20, 2011 @ 1:40pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Army program that runs two chemical weapons depots recently received authorization to continue overseeing the destruction of weapons stockpiles despite a 33 percent higher cost than original estimates.
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British man faces charges over ricin recipe

Monday, Jun 20, 2011 @ 1:41pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

A British man of Pakistani descent recently appeared in a London court to face accusations that he possessed bomb-making instructions and a recipe to produce the deadly poison ricin.
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Authorization provided for continued destruction of Army's chemical weapons

Monday, Jun 20, 2011 @ 1:41pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Army program that runs two chemical weapons depots recently received authorization to continue overseeing the destruction of weapons stockpiles despite a 33 percent higher cost than original estimates.
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Authorization provided for continued destruction of Army's chemical weapons

Monday, Jun 20, 2011 @ 4:10pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Army program that runs two chemical weapons depots recently received authorization to continue overseeing the destruction of weapons stockpiles despite a 33 percent higher cost than original estimates.
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Authorization provided for continued destruction of Army's chemical weapons

Monday, Jun 20, 2011 @ 4:10pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Army program that runs two chemical weapons depots recently received authorization to continue overseeing the destruction of weapons stockpiles despite a 33 percent higher cost than original estimates.
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Authorization provided for continued destruction of Army's chemical weapons

Monday, Jun 20, 2011 @ 4:12pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Army program that runs two chemical weapons depots recently received authorization to continue overseeing the destruction of weapons stockpiles despite a 33 percent higher cost than original estimates.
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British man faces charges over ricin recipe

Monday, Jun 20, 2011 @ 4:12pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

A British man of Pakistani descent recently appeared in a London court to face accusations that he possessed bomb-making instructions and a recipe to produce the deadly poison ricin.
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Anthrax threat shuts down Lake Forest, Calif., streets

Monday, Jun 20, 2011 @ 4:47pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

An anthrax threat made on Saturday morning near a Chase Bank in the 2300 block of El Toro Road in Lake Forest, Calif., caused officials to close down the neighboring streets.
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