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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JPM-TMT, a component of the Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical and Biological Defense, aims to protect the Warfighter from emerging infectious diseases, genetically altered and unknown biological threats.
There is a misalignment between the high priority [the Defense Department] places on chemical and biological defense and the current low level of preparedness characterizing Army chemical companies, particularly in the National Guard and Reserve," GAO said.
Robert Kadlec, Director, PRTM Management Consultants' Biodefense and Public Health Practice, to serve as Special Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Senior Director for Biological Defense Policy.
9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC)(NYSE: SAI) announced today it was awarded a prime contract by the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Nuclear, Chemical, and Biological Defense Programs (OASD[NCB]) to provide professional, technical, analytical and executive-level administrative services in support of the OASD (NCB) and other components ofthe Department of Defense (DoD).
took charge of the chemical and biological defense research program in 2002.
Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center, will provide unique biological detection capabilities to decrease soldier workload, lower operational costs, increase performance and create a stronger biological defense capability throughout South Korea.
This program is designed to provide data on the effectiveness of protective equipment for military personnel when exposed to highly dangerous chemicals," said a representative of the Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical and Biological Defense.
The Defense Threat Reduction Agency's Joint Science and Technology Office manages the Chemical and Biological Defense Program's Science and Technology portfolio.
The Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical and Biological Defense will have money to spend in these lean budgetary times.
65 billion rubles," the head of Russia's Nuclear, Chemical and Biological Defense (NBCD) department Maj.
Scarbrough, the joint program executive officer for chemical and biological defense (JPEO-CBD), spoke with Defense AT&L about the latest initiatives in the program office.
Department of Defense Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical and Biological Defense (JPEO-CBD) to provide up to 156 Chemical Biological Mass Spectrometer II (CBMS II) devices.
The transfer will bring the arsenal's missions of ammunition production, chemical and biological defense production and repair, depot storage and surveillance, chemical weapons management, and homeland security under one of AMC's industrial life-cycle management commands--JMC's parent command, the Joint Munitions and Lethality Life Cycle Management Command.
Going forward, Rohto will focus on regeneration medicine, biological defense, genomics, proteomics, and drug formulation.
As the Director General and Chief Executive of the Chemical and Biological Defense Establishment at Porton Down from 1984 to 1995, Pearson (international security, U.