Free Syrian Army capable of producing chemical weapons

Friday, Jan 4, 2013 @ 8:15am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Bashar al-Assad
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Tuesday agreement protects preparedness funds temporarily

Friday, Jan 4, 2013 @ 8:50am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Tom Harkin
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Israeli special forces teams tracking Syrian weapons

Friday, Jan 4, 2013 @ 9:23am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Israeli special forces teams are reportedly in Syria tracking down the regime's chemical and biological weapons, as well as attempting to confirm whether such weapons may be in the hands of opposition forces.
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Czech biolab faces uncertain future

Friday, Jan 4, 2013 @ 9:50am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Czech National Security Council is expected to decide the fate of the Biological Defense Center in Techonin in February.
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Iran may possess genetically-altered biological agents

Friday, Jan 4, 2013 @ 10:22am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Iranian scientists are working on genetically-altered biological agents in an attempt to attack and harm the West, according to a source in the Revolutionary Guards intelligence unit.
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Israel readies hospitals for chemical attacks

Friday, Jan 4, 2013 @ 10:48am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Israel Defense Forces Home Front Command is readying all Israeli hospitals for security threats ranging from chemical attacks to large-scale missile attacks.
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Anthrax outbreak sickens more than 20 in Zimbabwe

Friday, Jan 4, 2013 @ 11:30am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Anthrax
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Syrian opposition claims to have chemical weapons capacity

Friday, Jan 4, 2013 @ 11:56am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Syrian opposition forces recently claimed to be able to assemble their own stockpile of chemical weapons.
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Study: Low risk of smallpox virus in blood donated by vaccine recipients

Monday, Jan 7, 2013 @ 8:20am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Smallpox
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FDA gives Soligenix IND clearance for GI-ARS drug

Monday, Jan 7, 2013 @ 8:52am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Soligenix, Inc., a Princeton, N.J.-based biopharmaceutical company, announced on Sunday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration reviewed and approved its investigational new drug application for its gastrointestinal acute radiation syndrome drug.
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Boston residents fear BSL-4 lab

Monday, Jan 7, 2013 @ 9:26am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Residents living near Boston University's National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories are afraid of the escape of deadly diseases that could wreck their community.
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CDC invites comments concerning Laboratory Response Network

Monday, Jan 7, 2013 @ 9:49am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is calling for public comments and recommendations concerning the development of Laboratory Response Network.
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Soligenix receives $521,000 from New Jersey tax program

Monday, Jan 7, 2013 @ 10:23am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Soligenix, a Princeton, New Jersey-based development stage biopharmaceutical company, recently announced that it received approximately $521,000 as part of a state tax certificate transfer program.
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FSA denies chemical weapons claims

Monday, Jan 7, 2013 @ 10:48am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Bashar al-Assad
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U.K. Foreign and Commonwealth Office develops anti-CBRN program

Monday, Jan 7, 2013 @ 11:24am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.K. Foreign and Commonwealth Office has developed a program to promote its policies to counter the trade and use of chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear weapons.
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Republicans may focus on biopreparedness for budget cuts

Monday, Jan 7, 2013 @ 11:58am by BioPrepWatch Reports

James Inhofe
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Fauci debates merits of H5N1 research

Tuesday, Jan 8, 2013 @ 8:09am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Anthony Fauci
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Blood test could predict effectiveness of anthrax vaccines

Tuesday, Jan 8, 2013 @ 8:37am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Anthrax
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Alabama all-volunteer hazmat crew conducts first 2013 drills

Tuesday, Jan 8, 2013 @ 9:27am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Members of the Calhoun County Hazardous Materials Team began the new year by training to keep area residents safe from a possible bioterror attack or chemical spill.
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Stanford University to study better animal modeling through MCMi funding

Tuesday, Jan 8, 2013 @ 9:56am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Medical Countermeasures Initiative recently awarded Stanford University funding from its first Broad Agency Announcement.
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