California Fire and Rescue to improve emergency protocol through Sandia Labs partnership

Tuesday, Apr 5, 2016 @ 2:26pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Sandia National Laboratories recently teamed up with the California Fire and Rescue Training Authority (CFRTA) to develop a better emergency response protocol.
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Vaxart currently testing oral Zika vaccine

Saturday, Mar 5, 2016 @ 8:21am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The south San Francisco-based pharmaceutical company Vaxart Inc. has started preclinical testing of an oral Zika virus vaccine.
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Stanford University researchers find gene to test latent and active TB

Tuesday, Feb 23, 2016 @ 7:45pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Stanford University School of Medicine researchers have found a gene that shows the difference between tuberculosis (TB) that is active versus tuberculosis that is not.
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Sandia wins Federal Laboratory Consortium award

Saturday, Feb 6, 2016 @ 4:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Federal Laboratory Consortium’s 2016 Award for Excellence in Technology has been awarded to Sandia National Laboratories.
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Researchers discover new way to test bacteria's drug resistance

Tuesday, Jan 26, 2016 @ 11:53am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Researchers will soon be able to determine if a bacteria is susceptible to antibiotics, as biologists and bio-researchers at the University of California San Diego have developed a method that could determine drug resistance within a few hours.
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Cepheid and MedImmune collaborate to fight infection

Friday, Jan 22, 2016 @ 5:03pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Cepheid has announced a collaboration with MedImmune in order to develop new drugs and tests that can identify staph infection and pseudomonas infection.
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Bioterrorism expert warns against increasingly common threat of attack

Wednesday, Jan 20, 2016 @ 6:33pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Threats from new terrorist groups and extremist sects are becoming increasingly common, according to a United States bioterrorism expert.
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SutroVax announces Scientific Advisory Board addition

Wednesday, Jan 6, 2016 @ 3:43pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Dr. Bruce Forrest recently joined the Scientific Advisory Board for SutroVax.
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TSA seeks explosives specialist in Oakland

Thursday, Dec 24, 2015 @ 5:04pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The TSA is seeking a security specialist in explosives at Oakland International Airport.
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Air Force agrees to contract extension with PSI

Wednesday, Dec 23, 2015 @ 4:22pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Air Force has issued a justification and approval document regarding a contract extension with PSI.
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Air Force announces open program analyst position

Saturday, Dec 19, 2015 @ 10:50am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Air Force 11th Wing is seeking a program analyst to serve in Arlington, Virginia.
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USAF seeks emergency management program manager

Wednesday, Dec 16, 2015 @ 9:19am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Air Force has vacancies for an emergency management program manager at the Barksdale Air Force Base in Louisiana.
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Antibodies found to be potential inhibitors for chikungunya virus

Saturday, Dec 12, 2015 @ 2:40pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

BSRI researchers recently found antibodies that have been effective in inhibiting the chikungunya virus in animal models.
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IOM3 honors Avon Rubber with Prince Philip Award

Saturday, Dec 12, 2015 @ 2:31pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining awarded its Prince Philip Award to Avon Rubber in November.
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Woodson details global health support

Thursday, Dec 10, 2015 @ 9:08pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs Dr. Jonathan Woodson issued a statement through the website this week detailing the Military Health System’s (MHS) efforts for global health.
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UV disinfecting robot to launch at infection prevention conference in Kenya

Monday, Nov 16, 2015 @ 4:45pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Serenus Biotherapeutics robot already in use throughout U.S., Europe and Canada.
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Ohio Air National Guard seeking CBRN specialist

Wednesday, Nov 11, 2015 @ 2:48pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Ohio Air National Guard announced on Monday that they have an opening for a chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) program specialist position that is open to current Ohio Air National Guard personnel.
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UCLA researchers develop drug efficacy improvement method

Tuesday, Nov 10, 2015 @ 4:53pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Researchers at the California NanoSystems Institute at the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) have developed a delivery system for moxifloxacin, an antibiotic, utilizing nanoparticles, they announced Thursday.
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Air Force seeks physical scientists in nine states

Saturday, Nov 7, 2015 @ 5:33pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Air Force announced Sunday that it has vacancies for physical scientist positions at locations in California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Massachusetts, New Mexico, Ohio, Oklahoma and Utah.
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U.S. Air Force seeking physical scientists

Wednesday, Oct 28, 2015 @ 3:28pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Air Force (USAF) is seeking physical scientists at multiple locations across California, Florida, Colorado and Georgia, with an application deadline of Oct. 31.
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