biological defense


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Synonyms for biological defense

procedures involved in taking defensive measures against attacks using biological agents

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Despite its projected budget shortfall, DHS is making new investments for chemical and biological defense to better protect major municipal infrastructures and control potential threat agents.
I am the joint materiel developer responsible for delivering the chemical and biological defense and ground force protection systems to all the Services.
And yet today some of our chemical and biological defense capabilities--including those needed for biological detection, consequence management and WMD elimination--are stretched thin between meeting homeland defense and national security missions.
After complete viral saturation, several biological defenses attack and conquer the Intruder.
involvement is military biological defense, not public health.
Military scientists add that biological defense research often ends up benefitting public health efforts in areas neglected by other research efforts.
The bill requires the Department of Defense to deliver a report by March 2018 on the need and requirements to centrally locate manufacturing, storage and distribution of designated Chemical Biological Defense Equipment at defense department arsenals, like Pine Bluff Arsenal.
This project is being funded by the US Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical and Biological Defense (JPEO-CBD) under contract W911QY-16-P-0048.
Doesburg's significant duties included Joint Program Manager, Biological Defense; Chief, Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Defense Division, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations and Plans, Department of the Army; director of the Joint Program Office for Biological Defense, Washington, D.
Ben Petro - Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Nuclear, Chemical, and Biological Defense Programs
The Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical and Biological Defense will have money to spend in these lean budgetary times.
What we have often seen in the past within the Joint Medical Biological Defense Program is that there has not been good coordination between these three communities.
The partners have found that deterpenoid derived from rosemary extract activates the detoxification effect and the biological defense system of cells.
The Department of Defense (DOD) announced on 25 April the formation of the Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical and Biological Defense (JPEO-CBD).
At a Pentagon briefing last month on the military's chemical and biological defense readiness, Chem-Bio program leaders affirmed not only that it had updated its detector technology dramatically since the 1991 Gulf War, but that the Defense Department has been contracting research and incorporating new products into its arsenal at an increased clip.