Syria admits to having biological weapons

Tuesday, Jul 24, 2012 @ 10:24am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Hamad bin Jassim Al Thani
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Report: Syria plans use of chemical weapons if attacked

Tuesday, Jul 24, 2012 @ 10:57am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Jihad Makdissi
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Germany: al Assad is "outrageous"

Tuesday, Jul 24, 2012 @ 11:25am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Guido Westerwelle
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National biodefense lab dedicated in Texas

Tuesday, Jul 24, 2012 @ 11:53am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Brett Giroir
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Russia warns Syria not to use chemical weapons stockpile

Wednesday, Jul 25, 2012 @ 10:21am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Vladimir Putin
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United States, U.N. chastise Syria over threat of chemical weapons

Wednesday, Jul 25, 2012 @ 10:55am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Ban Ki-moon
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Florida woman indicted for anthrax hoaxes

Wednesday, Jul 25, 2012 @ 11:14am by BioPrepWatch Reports

A Florida woman faces a possible sentence of 45 years in a federal prison for allegedly mailing anthrax hoax letters.
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Russia warns Syria over chemical weapons

Wednesday, Jul 25, 2012 @ 11:52am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Jihad Makdissi
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Analysts weigh in on Assad chemical threat

Thursday, Jul 26, 2012 @ 10:02am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Dmitri TreninDiplomats and analysts are voicing their opinions on the recent announcement by the Syrian regime that chemical weapons are present in the country and could be used against foreign aggressors if necessary.
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"Nun" convicted of sending hoax anthrax packages

Thursday, Jul 26, 2012 @ 10:32am by BioPrepWatch Reports

A United Kingdom woman claiming to be a Roman Catholic nun was convicted on Wednesday of sending senior politicians threatening packages that contained white powder.
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Israel warns of strike should WMD fall into wrong hands

Thursday, Jul 26, 2012 @ 11:16am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Avigdor LiebermanIsrael recently announced that it is prepared to intervene militarily should Syria lose control of its chemical or biological arsenal to Islamic militants.
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Scottish heroin addict contracts anthrax

Thursday, Jul 26, 2012 @ 11:58am by BioPrepWatch Reports

AnthraxAn intravenous drug user in Scotland was recently hospitalized after contracting anthrax.
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Response Biomedical hires new marketing VP

Friday, Jul 27, 2012 @ 9:39am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Response Biomedical Corporation recently announced that it has hired a veteran sales manager to be the new senior vice president for its global marketing division.
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Scottish heroin users warned of anthrax-laced batch

Friday, Jul 27, 2012 @ 10:03am by BioPrepWatch Reports

AnthraxHeroin users in Scotland have been warned that a batch of heroin could be infected with anthrax after an addict was admitted to a local hospital with the deadly disease.
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Texas drill prepares officials for bioterrorism

Friday, Jul 27, 2012 @ 10:36am by BioPrepWatch Reports

A team of government officials and volunteers worked together during a point of dispensing activation exercise in San Angelo, Texas, this week to prepare for anthrax outbreaks and other health disasters.
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Florida parish conducts anthrax exercise

Friday, Jul 27, 2012 @ 11:08am by BioPrepWatch Reports

More than 100 first responders and volunteers recently participated in an anthrax release response drill held in Amite, Florida.
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Denmark reports second anthrax case in heroin user

Monday, Jul 30, 2012 @ 10:19am by BioPrepWatch Reports

AnthraxA second case of anthrax has been reported in Copenhagen, Denmark, as a result of tainted heroin, according to country's board of health.
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Experts resist plan to lift H5N1 research ban

Monday, Jul 30, 2012 @ 10:51am by BioPrepWatch Reports

David RelmanAs influenza scientists meet to determine if a ban on H5N1 bird flu research should be lifted, some experts have expressed concern that the deadly disease could escape from research laboratories.
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EXCET receives $7.8 million grant to develop detection system

Monday, Jul 30, 2012 @ 11:25am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Army recently awarded a $7.8 million research and development grant to EXCET, Inc., for producing technologies capable of detecting chemical and biological agents.
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Vaxin moves to Maryland

Monday, Jul 30, 2012 @ 11:56am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Vaxin, Inc., a developer of vaccines for anthrax and influenza, recently announced that it is moving its operations from Alabama to Maryland.
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