EPA conducts chemical warfare air tests in Travis County, Texas

Friday, Nov 16, 2012 @ 10:32am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Environmental Protection Agency began special air tests on Wednesday in Travis County, Texas, to prepare area officials for security for upcoming Formula 1 week.
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Congressional panel says DHS withheld documents on BioWatch performance

Friday, Nov 16, 2012 @ 10:57am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Fred Upton
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Twenty-two laid off as Utah chemical disposal plant closes

Friday, Nov 16, 2012 @ 11:11am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The closure of a chemical weapons stockpile has recently forced Utah's Tooele County to lay off an increasing number of employees.
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Bavarian Nordic Marburg vaccine receives $18.9 million from U.S. government

Friday, Nov 16, 2012 @ 11:42am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Marburg virus
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Self-proclaimed nun behind white powder hoax in England is spared jail time

Monday, Nov 19, 2012 @ 8:11am by BioPrepWatch Reports

A self-proclaimed nun who sent letters containing white powder to politicians in the United Kingdom, including deputy prime minister Nick Clegg, was recently given a two-year community order instead of jail time.
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Bavarian Nordic improves IMVAMUNE manufacturing efficiency

Monday, Nov 19, 2012 @ 8:39am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Bavarian Nordic A/S announced its nine-month financial report for 2012 on Tuesday, citing improved efficiency of its smallpox vaccine as a reason for better financial results.
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U.S. chemical defense agency updates equipment

Monday, Nov 19, 2012 @ 9:08am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Army has implemented the use of a new series of laboratory equipment for chemical weapons defense research at the Aberdeen Proving Ground in Aberdeen, Maryland.
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Kenyan health ministries short funding despite terror threat

Monday, Nov 19, 2012 @ 9:45am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Kenyan public health experts recently complained that, despite the growing threat from bioterrorism, non-communicable diseases and outbreaks among the refugee population in the country's north, not enough funding is being given to the public health sector.
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Larsen: We have fallen into failure of imagination

Monday, Nov 19, 2012 @ 10:09am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Randall J. Larsen
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Cole: Bioterrorism still a threat decade after anthrax attacks

Monday, Nov 19, 2012 @ 10:40am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Leonard Cole
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Ukrainian president takes major steps toward implementing CWC

Monday, Nov 19, 2012 @ 11:13am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Viktor Yanukovich
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WLU professor receives major grant for tularemia research

Monday, Nov 19, 2012 @ 11:51am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Joseph Horzempa
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Siringan: Philippines defenseless against bioterrorism

Tuesday, Nov 20, 2012 @ 8:19am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Philippines is not able to detect or stop the spread of bioterrorism attacks, according to the head of the country's top microbiological research laboratory.
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Plan to move biodefense lab to Kansas making little progress

Tuesday, Nov 20, 2012 @ 8:43am by BioPrepWatch Reports

A plan to place the National Bio and Agro Defense Facility in Manhattan, Kansas, has made little progress since the decision was made in 2008 to replace an aging biological defense laboratory.
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Argon Electronics delivers CBRN simulators to Sweden

Tuesday, Nov 20, 2012 @ 9:08am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Argon Electronics recently completed a delivery of a series of chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear weapon training systems to the Swedish Armed Forces.
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Labor calls for radiation monitors in London

Tuesday, Nov 20, 2012 @ 9:46am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Jim Murphy
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USAMRIID issues RFI to improve information management

Tuesday, Nov 20, 2012 @ 10:07am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Army Medical Research Institute for Infectious Disease issued a formal request for information on Friday for a new laboratory information management system.
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Researchers demonstrate airborne inter-species Ebola transmission

Tuesday, Nov 20, 2012 @ 10:47am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Ebola
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Expert calls for care in development of bioscience in Asia

Tuesday, Nov 20, 2012 @ 11:20am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Jaime Yassif
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Emergent BioSolutions, Inc., appoints new CFO

Tuesday, Nov 20, 2012 @ 11:53am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Daniel Abdun-Nabi
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