DTRA announces contract with Stabilitech

Friday, Aug 27, 2010 @ 5:32pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Stabilitech has announced a $4 million contract with the United States Defense Threat Reduction Agency to provide vaccine stabilization procedures.
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IDF to release updated chemical attack treatment handbook

Monday, Aug 30, 2010 @ 4:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Officials with the Israeli Defense Forces Medical Corps have announced that they plan to distribute an updated instructional booklet on ways to identify and treat different types of chemical wounds.
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Fla. man convicted of threatened biological weapon use

Monday, Aug 30, 2010 @ 4:09pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Officials with Florida U.S. Attorney Pamela C. Marsh
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Purdue receives grant to identify pathogens in food

Monday, Aug 30, 2010 @ 4:36pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Purdue University has received a $1.3 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to support technology that identifies harmful pathogens in food that could be used to prevent a bioterror attack.
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Anthrax confirmed in Russia's Republic of Dagestan

Monday, Aug 30, 2010 @ 4:38pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Two residents of a farmstead in Russia's North Caucasus Republic of Dagestan have contracted anthrax, officials have announced.
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Israel begins prepping for biological, chemical attacks

Tuesday, Aug 31, 2010 @ 11:32pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

In preparation for the possibility of regional war, Israel military officials have been enhancing skills to fight and defend itself against non-conventional weapons attacks, including biological attacks.
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Achaogen receives BARDA contract to fight biowarfare agents

Tuesday, Aug 31, 2010 @ 11:36pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Officials with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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Bioterror experts meet in Kansas City, Missouri

Tuesday, Aug 31, 2010 @ 11:37pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

A recent gathering of bioterrorism experts and officials in Kansas City, Missouri, discussed the threat of bioterrorism from local, regional and national points of view.
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Bangladesh says anthrax outbreak is under control

Tuesday, Aug 31, 2010 @ 11:38pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Bangladesh's health minister and resource minister have announced that the country's recent anthrax outbreak is under control.
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