Protea begins new mass spec technology

Monday, Jun 1, 2015 @ 2:42pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Protea Biosciences Group Inc. recently created a new silicon chip technology that allows researchers to rapidly identify and quantify the number of small molecules that are located within biofluids.
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Stanford reports no issues related to anthrax shipment

Friday, May 29, 2015 @ 11:59am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Stanford University announced Thursday that there has been no public health risk from the receipt of a vial that may have contained a minute number of live anthrax spores.
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PositiveID CEO to present at LD Micro Invitational

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 @ 3:55pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

PositiveID Corp. Chairman and CEO William Caragol will be presenting at the LD Micro Invitational on June 1.
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Bomb squads test metallic minions at Robot Rodeo

Friday, May 15, 2015 @ 6:31pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Sandia National Laboratories' weeklong Western National Robot Rodeo and Capability Exercise, which brings together civilian and military bomb squads to test their robotic tools in simulations of bomb-threat situations, ended on Friday.. The annual event lets the teams test their robotic partners' performance in low-risk competitive simulations simulating possible real-life threats.
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UCLA looking for emergency management specialist

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 @ 12:13pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) is currently looking to fill the position of emergency management specialist.
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Senior disaster services analyst position open in L.A. County

Thursday, May 7, 2015 @ 3:34pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Los Angeles County's Department of Children and Family Services is now seeking a Senior Disaster Services Analyst.
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Anthrax pipeline review available for purchase from Radiant Insights

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 @ 2:35pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Radiant Insights has made the "Anthrax Pipeline Review, H1 2015," which was originally published Jan. 30, available through purchase: the review details therapeutic development for anthrax.
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Los Angeles County seeks senior disaster services analyst

Monday, May 4, 2015 @ 2:58pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Los Angeles (LA) County announced an opening for a senior disaster services analyst in the Children and Family Services Department on Thursday.
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Avon Rubber CEO to step down

Wednesday, Apr 29, 2015 @ 2:52pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Avon Rubber CEO Peter Slabbert announced his intentions to step down on Wednesday.
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Sandia’s new anthrax detector lowers risk to first responders, lab testers

Wednesday, Apr 15, 2015 @ 2:07pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Sandia National Laboratories, based in Albuquerque, New Mexico, has a new self-contained, credit-card-sized device on the market, which can both detect the bacteria that cause anthrax and reduce the risk of infection to first responders and laboratory testers.
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Cepheid appoints Daskal new executive vice president

Wednesday, Apr 8, 2015 @ 2:35pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Ilan Daskal has been appointed to serve as Cepheid's executive vice president and chief financial officer, the company announced Tuesday, with responsibilities including worldwide financial operations, information technology and investor relations management.
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Sandia seeks senior emergency planner

Monday, Apr 6, 2015 @ 3:41pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Sandia National Laboratories is looking to hire a senior emergency planner at their Livermore, Calif., facility, according to a recent job listing.
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Holomic introduces new test reader

Thursday, Apr 2, 2015 @ 6:40pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Holomic LLC.,announced Wednesday that they plan to introduce a new portable dual reader that can process chromatographic and fluorescent tests, the HRDR-400.
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Sandia begins work on ASIC chips for nuclear weapon systems

Friday, Mar 27, 2015 @ 2:45am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Sandia National Laboratories said on Wednesday that production of silicon wafers for nuclear weapon modernization has begun at their Microsystems and Engineering Sciences Applications (MESA) complex. Sandia said this is the largest production project that the facility has ever seen.
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Jeff Drocco becomes a biosecurity fellow

Wednesday, Mar 25, 2015 @ 3:34pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory announced on Tuesday that Jeff Drocco, an analyst and scientist at the lab's Bio-defense Knowledge Center, participated as a fellow in the Emerging Leaders in Bio-security Initiative.
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Sandia showcases latest in biological technology

Thursday, Mar 19, 2015 @ 6:23pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Sandia National Laboratories recently showcased several ready-to-license technological devices at a seminar for potential investors at its Livermore, California, facility. Among the devices were medical diagnostic tools and other devices that have applications in biological surveillance.
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Sandia EDS begins chemical munitions elimination

Wednesday, Mar 18, 2015 @ 6:31pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Sandia National Laboratories announced on Tuesday that it has begun eliminating the chemical munitions stockpile with its Explosive Destruction System (EDS) on behalf of the U.S.
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Falcone taking post at LLNL

Monday, Mar 16, 2015 @ 6:42pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) announced on Friday that Patricia Falcone was selected to serve as the deputy director of the lab's science and technology department.
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Morgan County using Oracle technology for emergency communications

Monday, Mar 16, 2015 @ 6:28pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Oracle Communucations announced on Monday that a system utilizing their technology will be implemented in Morgan County, Ohio for use of emergency communication services.
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Cavirin Systems names Sherry CEO

Tuesday, Mar 10, 2015 @ 5:17pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Cavirin Systems has appointed J.D. Sherry as CEO, the company said on Monday. Sherry previously served as global vice president for Trend Micro. He has a wealth of experience with enterprise and data-center architecture.
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