bioterrorism agent

bioterrorism agent

A pathogen which Project BioShield has relegated to its “A” list of pathogens, which have the greatest potential for use as biological weapons.
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Contract awarded for Bioterrorism agent Real-time PCR kit and other 3 items
After 10 years of operation, we don't still know if the current BioWatch technology can detect an aerosolized bioterrorism agent in a real-world environment," he added.
The FDA considers Bacillus anthracis to be a category A bioterrorism agent, posing the greatest possible threat to humans.
Plague is a Category A potential bioterrorism agent.
To provide LRN sentinel laboratories with a realistic bioterrorism agent challenge exercise.
tularensis is notorious for infecting laboratory workers and is a potential bioterrorism agent.
As of yet no city has developed a workable plan that would get supplies to the public in time to counter the effects of the bioterrorism agent.
Researchers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, who are studying Bacillus anthracis because of its potential use as a bioterrorism agent, investigated whether boiling water contaminated with the organisms would sterilize the water.
11 and the anthrax events, physicians in the groups were very apprehensive about their ability to recognize possible infection with a bioterrorism agent and to treat it.
pseudomallei is a category B potential bioterrorism agent.
The CDC classifies variola, the virus that causes smallpox, as a "Category A" (highest level threat) bioterrorism agent.
In its first test in people, a vaccine against the toxin ricin appears safe and generates antibodies that are expected to be protective against the potential bioterrorism agent.