$1b effort yields no bioterror defenses

by jeeg 24. January 2011 20:49
The Pentagon is scaling back one of its largest efforts to develop treatments for troops and civilians infected in a germ warfare attack after a $1 billion, five-year program fell short of its primary goal. Even the heavy infusion of research cash and a unified effort by university labs and b... [More]

Biodefense, Biolabs & Bugs: Seattle City Council Takes Important First Step

by jeeg 4. June 2010 23:39
With a growing number of high-containment biolabs operating in Seattle neighborhoods, the Seattle City Council recently announced unanimous support of a resolution urging the State of Washington to set standards for biosafety laboratories.   Seattle is quietly becoming a... [More]
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