House committee requests BioWatch transparency

Tuesday, Jan 1, 2013 @ 8:30am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Tara O'Toole
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Bioweapons expert Giroir considered for Texan of the Year

Tuesday, Jan 1, 2013 @ 9:45am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Brett Giroir
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No evidence found of offensive bioweapons program in India

Tuesday, Jan 1, 2013 @ 10:37am by BioPrepWatch Reports

A recent report on India's biological weapons capacity found that there is no evidence in the country's public domain that it ever pursued an offensive bioweapons program.
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India's intel services to prepare CBRN units

Tuesday, Jan 1, 2013 @ 11:35am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Indian intelligence agencies are reportedly investing in training and equipping dedicated chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear defense teams.
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Chemicals weapon use confirmed against Syrian rebels

Wednesday, Jan 2, 2013 @ 8:24am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Bashar al-Assad
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Security for Obama inauguration prepares for lone wolf

Wednesday, Jan 2, 2013 @ 8:52am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Barack Obama
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Canadian team develops ricin antidote

Wednesday, Jan 2, 2013 @ 9:09am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Castor beans, ricin's source
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FBI to investigate Taos anthrax hoax

Wednesday, Jan 2, 2013 @ 9:40am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Police in Taos, New Mexico, recently announced that the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation has taken over the search for the perpetrator of a white powder hoax.
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Jordan: We can handle Syrian chemical threats

Wednesday, Jan 2, 2013 @ 10:18am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Samih Maaytah
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India could face threat of biological warfare

Wednesday, Jan 2, 2013 @ 10:53am by BioPrepWatch Reports

A recent biological weapons report found a plausible threat of bioweapons being used against India by non-state actors.
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Emergent BioSolutions, Inc., acquires license for pandemic influenza vaccine candidate

Wednesday, Jan 2, 2013 @ 11:12am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Daniel J. Abdun-Nabi
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Johns Hopkins Hospital using robots against superbug contamination

Wednesday, Jan 2, 2013 @ 11:41am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Researchers at Johns Hopkins Hospital are using robotic disinfectant systems to fight drug-resistant bacteria and could potentially use it to fight bioweapons.
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CDC recommends preparedness resolutions

Thursday, Jan 3, 2013 @ 8:04am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended on Tuesday that people commit to improving their preparedness skills and resources for emergency situations as resolutions for the new year.
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Unmanned Syrian MIG-21 could carry chemical weapons

Thursday, Jan 3, 2013 @ 8:39am by BioPrepWatch Reports

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New York paper receives white powder letter following gun controversy

Thursday, Jan 3, 2013 @ 9:03am by BioPrepWatch Reports

A New York-based newspaper at the center of a gun control controversy was recently evacuated following a white powder scare.
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Panetta comments on sequestration delay

Thursday, Jan 3, 2013 @ 9:44am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Leon Panetta
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DHS signs land transfer agreement with Kansas for NBAF site

Thursday, Jan 3, 2013 @ 10:11am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Sam Brownback
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NIH affirms that BU biolab poses minimal risk to surrounding area

Thursday, Jan 3, 2013 @ 10:46am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The National Institutes of Health issued a supplemental record of decision on Wednesday regarding Boston University's National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories confirming that the lab presents a minimal risk to the community.
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Experts disagree on select agent status for H5N1 influenza

Thursday, Jan 3, 2013 @ 11:12am by BioPrepWatch Reports

David Relman
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Immunovaccine announces positive anthrax vaccine evaluations

Thursday, Jan 3, 2013 @ 11:56am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Immunovaccine announced positive results on Thursday from an immunogenicity study evaluating anthrax vaccines formulated in its DepoVax platform.
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