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TFAH rated 26 states and Washington, D.C., as 6 or lower on a 10-point scale.
The most common pathogens not properly inactivated were Bacillus anthracis and Francisella tularensis.
Besides leading smallpox eradication, Henderson is also known for his role in shaping public health education and for instilling passion for solving infectious disease problems.
FDA.Report to the commissioner: FDA review of the 2014 discovery of vials labeled “Variola” and other vials discovered in an FDA-occupied building on the NIH campus. Dec 13, 2016
GAO. High-containment laboratories: comprehensive and up-to-date policies and stronger oversight mechanisms needed to improve safety. GAO-16-305. Apr 19, 2016
GAO. High-containment laboratories: improved oversight of dangerous pathogens needed to mitigate risk. GAO-16-642 Sep 21, 2016
Larsen JC, Disbrow GL. Project BioShield and the Biomedical Advanced Research Development Authority: a ten year progress report on meeting U.S. preparedness objectives for threat agents. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Feb 4)
NAS. The nation's medical countermeasure stockpile: opportunities to improve the efficiency, effectiveness, and sustainability of the CDC Strategic National Stockpile: workshop summary. Jun 28, 2016
TFAH. Ready or not: protecting the public's health from diseases, disasters and bioterrorism 2016 . Dec 20, 2016
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