bioweapon


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BW Fuel, headquartered in Charlotte, NC, manufactures and distributes BioWeapon Green Racing Fuel.
But the one feature that really sets the Model X apart is the addition of a bioweapon defense mode.
html) noted anthrax is a usable bioweapon due to its efficiency and abundance in nature.
The device, known as the HemopurifierTM, is a broad-spectrum treatment countermeasure against drug and vaccine resistant bioweapons, naturally evolving pandemic threats such as H5N1 Avian Flu, and chronic infectious disease targets including Hepatitis-C (HCV) and the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV).
The two areas of American law most immediately affected by bioweapons would be public health law and the law managing disasters or emergencies.
The device, known as the Hemopurifier[TM], is a broad-spectrum treatment countermeasure against drug and vaccine resistant bioweapons, naturally evolving pandemic threats such as H5N1 Avian Flu, and chronic infectious disease targets including Hepatitis-C (HCV) and the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV).
Under the two-and-a-half-year grant, EraGen will employ its advanced diagnostic capabilities to produce rapid and specific diagnostics that target a list of Category A bioweapon agents.
Only one strain was able to meet the requirements necessary to make it a candidate bioweapon.
According to the report, a tularemia-based bioweapon would trigger cases of pneumonia, pleuritis, and lymph-node disease within three to five days of exposure.
The potential use of influenza as a bioweapon is an additional concern (5).
Effectiveness of an attack can be enhanced through introduction of the bioweapon near the tap, such as in the distribution system (postdisinfection).
Brucella species are classified as category B bioterrorism threat agents, so use as a bioweapon must also be considered as a potential source of exposure (5).
Wright said al Qaeda could develop its own bioweapon or potentially gain access to a state-produced bioweapon that was inadequately secured.
The conference will address such topics as first responder experiences and recommendations, potential bioweapon agents, fear management, agricultural bioterrorism, public safety and civil liberties, improving inter-agency communication, and the media's response to catastrophe.
Whether the release of a bioweapon is announced or surreptitious, affected persons may not have symptoms for days or even weeks, and by then they would be geographically dispersed.