MDAA Alert - Termination
CBRNe Nuclear

MDAA Alert - Termination

From Missile Defence Advocacy Alliance Website: “First, we will prioritize the defense of the American people above all...

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HHS Funds an Additional Year of Ebola Vaccine Manufacturing
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HHS Funds an Additional Year of Ebola Vaccine Manufacturing

As part of the international response to the Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and to meet...

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ARA win $240m DTRA Contract
Contract Award

ARA win $240m DTRA Contract

Applied Research Associates has won a potential 10-year, $240M contract to provide operational support tools...

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Donald A.B. Lindberg, M.D. Former NLM Director Passes Away

Donald A.B. Lindberg, M.D. Former NLM Director Passes Away

From the National Library of Medicine: It is with great sadness that we share the news of the passing of Donald A.B. Lindberg,...

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CDC Shuts Down USAMRIID Lab
Biological

CDC Shuts Down USAMRIID Lab

Following an inspection in June, the CDC has issued a cease-and-desist order to the Fort Detrick biodefense lab. All...

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DHS S&T Announces Finalists in $250K Escape Respirator Challenge
CBRNe Protection Award

DHS S&T Announces Finalists in $250K Escape Respirator Challenge

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) https://www.dhs.gov/science-and-technology">Science and Technology Directorate...

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Pluristem and U.S. DOD Present Positive Data from Studies Testing PLX-R18 as a Prophylactic Treatment for ARS
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Pluristem and U.S. DOD Present Positive Data from Studies Testing PLX-R18 as a Prophylactic Treatment for ARS

Pluristem Therapeutics Inc. a leading regenerative medicine company developing novel placenta-based cell therapy products...

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Block MEMS Wins $3.5M DARPA Contract to Protect Urban Environments Against Chemical Threats
Detection CBRNe Award

Block MEMS Wins $3.5M DARPA Contract to Protect Urban Environments Against Chemical Threats

Block MEMS, a leading developer of Quantum Cascade Laser (QCL) based infrared detection systems, has been awarded a $3.5M...

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Latest Argon Training Insights newsletter available
CBRNe Hazmat

Latest Argon Training Insights newsletter available

The latest edition of the Argon CBRNe and HazMat Training Insights newsletter has been released. In this issue: training...

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GeoVax Announces 100% Protection Data from Marburg Virus Vaccine Study
Protection Biological

GeoVax Announces 100% Protection Data from Marburg Virus Vaccine Study

GeoVax Labs, Inc.has announced positive results (100% protection) from preclinical challenge studies of its Marburg virus...

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Battelle Embarks on DARPA ECHO Program
Identification CBRNe

Battelle Embarks on DARPA ECHO Program

Battelle has won an Associated Contractor Agreement for a new Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Epigenetic...

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Soligenix Receives European Patents for Oral BDP in the Treatment of Acute Radiation Injury of the Gastrointestinal Tract
CBRNe Radiation

Soligenix Receives European Patents for Oral BDP in the Treatment of Acute Radiation Injury of the Gastrointestinal Tract

Patents cover SGX201 in acute radiation enteritis and OrbeShield® for acute total body irradiation. Soligenix, Inc., a late-stage...

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Acute Radiation Syndrome Treatment Awarded Orphan Drug Status
CBRNe Radiological Award

Acute Radiation Syndrome Treatment Awarded Orphan Drug Status

Myelo Therapeutics GmbH, an Affiliate of Eckert & Ziegler Strahlen- und Medizintechnik AG, has announced that the European...

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A Dose of Inner Strength to Survive and Recover from Potentially Lethal Health Threats
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A Dose of Inner Strength to Survive and Recover from Potentially Lethal Health Threats

New tools for programmable modulation of gene expression could yield enhanced resilience against influenza and ionizing radiation...

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FULL Programme for CBRNe Convergence 2019 Now Available!
CBRNe Convergence Event

FULL Programme for CBRNe Convergence 2019 Now Available!

The FULL programme for CBRNe Convergence 2019 is NOW AVAILABLE. Head over to the event page and check out all...

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SIGA Announces TPOXX® Promotion Agreement with Meridian Medical Technologies for International Markets
CBRNe Protection Biological

SIGA Announces TPOXX® Promotion Agreement with Meridian Medical Technologies for International Markets

SIGA Technologies, Inc., a commercial-stage pharmaceutical company focused on the health security market, today announced...

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Biology professor receives $1.9 million grant from NIH to study Vaccinia virus
Biological R&D Funding

Biology professor receives $1.9 million grant from NIH to study Vaccinia virus

Zhilong Yang, an assistant professor in the Division of Biology, is the principal investigator on a new, nearly $1.9 million...

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CEPI awards up to US$23.4 million to Valneva for late-stage development of a single-dose Chikungunya vaccine
Protection Biological R&D

CEPI awards up to US$23.4 million to Valneva for late-stage development of a single-dose Chikungunya vaccine

Valneva SE (“Valneva”), a biotech company developing and commercializing vaccines for infectious diseases with major unmet...

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BioFire Defense Receives James S. Cogswell Award for Outstanding Industrial Security Excellence
Detection Biological

BioFire Defense Receives James S. Cogswell Award for Outstanding Industrial Security Excellence

BioFire Defense, LLC, an affiliate of bioMérieux and leader in pathogen detection systems for the U.S. Department of Defense,...

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2019 EPA International Decontamination Research and Development Conference
CBRNe Conference

2019 EPA International Decontamination Research and Development Conference

Abstracts being accepted now. Whether an industrial accident affecting water, or a viral outbreak such as African Swine...

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Help us support a good cause

Help us support a good cause

Sgt James Monaghan is holding a charity auction night on September 21st 2019 for a very good cause, the ABF - The Soldiers...

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First medical product cleared in U.S. for use on certain injuries caused by sulfur mustard
CBRNe Chemical

First medical product cleared in U.S. for use on certain injuries caused by sulfur mustard

The U.S. government reached a milestone in its long-standing efforts to defend the country against potential use of chemical...

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DARPA Awards Grant to ASU for Fight Against WMDs
CBRNe Biological

DARPA Awards Grant to ASU for Fight Against WMDs

Arizona State University has announced that it has been selected by the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects...

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Tackling Agro-Terrorism
CBRNe Biological

Tackling Agro-Terrorism

Interesting 3 part series on Agro-Terrorism in Bovine Veterinarian Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, by JoAnn Alumbaugh.

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Ebola Outbreak 2018 - Present Health Information Guide
Biological Doctrine

Ebola Outbreak 2018 - Present Health Information Guide

In response to the WHO declaring the Ebola outbreak in the DRC a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC),...

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The SAPHYGATE G in action
Detection Threat CBRNe Radiological

The SAPHYGATE G in action

Watch the SaphyGATE G in action, the environmental monitoring solution for truck, train & cargo radiation control&nb...

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Don’t Blow It! Phase 2 Launch Event.
Threat CBRNe Chemical Biological

Don’t Blow It! Phase 2 Launch Event.

DASA is inviting expressions of interest for a launch event on 1 October 2019 for our 'Don’t Blow It! Safely eliminating...

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United States Marine Corps Selects Med-Eng EOD 10 Bomb Suit to Protect the Lives of Explosive Ordnance Disposal Specialists
Equipment Contract EOD

United States Marine Corps Selects Med-Eng EOD 10 Bomb Suit to Protect the Lives of Explosive Ordnance Disposal Specialists

Med-Eng, a brand of The Safariland Group, announced today a $10.2M delivery order added to a 2017 contract awarded by the...

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Rigaku Analytical Devices, Inc. and DetectaChem, Inc. Have Completed Testing of Their Integrated Trace and Bulk Explosive Detection Solution in Partnership with the Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
Detection CBRNe

Rigaku Analytical Devices, Inc. and DetectaChem, Inc. Have Completed Testing of Their Integrated Trace and Bulk Explosive Detection Solution in Partnership with the Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

Rigaku and DetectaChem chemical identification technologies are integrated into a single handheld solution to deliver advanced...

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New Paper released by ASPR TRACIE: Mass Casualty Trauma Triage Paradigms and Pitfalls
Training Doctrine First Responder

New Paper released by ASPR TRACIE: Mass Casualty Trauma Triage Paradigms and Pitfalls

The Technical Resources, Assistance Center, and Information Exchange (TRACIE) has released a new paper entitled Mass...

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DHS S&T Announces $35M Funding Opportunity for New Center of Excellence in Terrorism Prevention and Counterterrorism Research
Funding

DHS S&T Announces $35M Funding Opportunity for New Center of Excellence in Terrorism Prevention and Counterterrorism Research

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) announced today $35 million...

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DroneShield releases DroneGun MKIII
Drone Technology Tactical

DroneShield releases DroneGun MKIII

DroneShield Ltd is pleased to release a breakthrough new product, DroneGun MKIII, following extensive development in...

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Rapiscan Systems Metor 6E achieves ECAC performance standard
Detection Security

Rapiscan Systems Metor 6E achieves ECAC performance standard

Rapiscan Systems, a leading global supplier of security inspection technology, today announced that its Metor 6E people screening...

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CEPI awards contract to consortium to develop a human vaccine against Rift Valley fever
Protection Biological Contract

CEPI awards contract to consortium to develop a human vaccine against Rift Valley fever

CEPI has awarded a  contract worth up to US$12.5 million to a consortium led by Wageningen Bioveterinary Research to...

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Virtual Teams Trek through Simulated Hazards in SubT Challenge Tunnel Event
CBRNe UGV

Virtual Teams Trek through Simulated Hazards in SubT Challenge Tunnel Event

The DARPA Subterranean (SubT) Challenge opened the Virtual Tunnel Circuit competition July 1 with nine teams vying for a...

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Team GasGasGas Red Bull Soapbox Race 2019 Champions
Just For Fun

Team GasGasGas Red Bull Soapbox Race 2019 Champions

A team of employees from Avon Protection won the Red Bull Soapbox Race.Avon Protection’s Team GasGasGas first competed in...

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Telerob receives major order from Norwegian armed forces
CBRNe Contract EOD

Telerob receives major order from Norwegian armed forces

Telerob Gesellschaft für Fernhantierungstechnik mbH was able to successfully compete and win in the category "Large EOD Robots"...

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SIGA Awarded DOD Contract for Development of TPOXX as PEP for Smallpox
CBRNe Protection Biological

SIGA Awarded DOD Contract for Development of TPOXX as PEP for Smallpox

SIGA Technologies announced today that they have been awarded a multi-year contract by the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD)...

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GAO identifies key challenges in the nation's ability to detect and respond to biological events
Threat CBRNe Biological

GAO identifies key challenges in the nation's ability to detect and respond to biological events

The U.S Government Accountability Office (GAO) has released a report identifying what it feels are key challenges in the...

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USAID Pledges $98 Million in Support for Ebola Outbreak
Biological

USAID Pledges $98 Million in Support for Ebola Outbreak

On July 2nd the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) announced they would be giving $98 million to...

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