Homeland Security secretary highlights Super Bowl safety efforts

Thursday, Jan 29, 2015 @ 2:29pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson re-launched the "If You See Something, Say Something" safety awareness campaign on Wednesday after meeting with law enforcement in Arizona on Wednesday to discuss security for Super Bowl XLIX.
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Analyst report: PositiveID's future looks bright

Thursday, Jan 29, 2015 @ 4:08pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

With its recent announcement that it had completed design of its FireflyDx second-phase prototype, PositiveID received a positive stock analysis today.
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Antrax vaccine performs in elevated temperatures

Thursday, Jan 29, 2015 @ 4:32pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Soligenix published data Thursday demonstrating a “heat-stable” anthrax vaccine called VeloThrax.
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CDC releases update on Ebola outbreak

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 @ 1:59pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S.
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Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians seeks emergency director

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 @ 2:44pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians, based in California, seeks a director for its emergency services division.
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ACIP, CDC to discuss immunization practices

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 @ 3:21pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Federal Register announced that there will be a meeting of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (AICP) and officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that will take place Feb. 25 and 26.
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U.N., African trade group reaffirm commitment to fight terrorism

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 @ 5:52pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Officials from the Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) from the United Nations visited the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD,) during the meeting they reaffirmed their commitment in cooperating against threats of terror on Monday.
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Marines looking for a few good hand-held biothreat detectors

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 @ 6:09pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Marine Corps Systems Command (MCSC) is soliciting contractor bids for hand-held testing assays that detect biological warfare agents, the Marine Corps said recently.
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