Biosecurity Issues

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Mar 02, 2022

News Scan for Mar 02, 2022

Long COVID and nerve damage
Avian flu in Iowa, Connecticut flocks
New gain-of-function research review
Nov 19, 2021

News Scan for Nov 19, 2021

COVID-19 and loss of smell
Global COVID vaccine inequality
No smallpox in vials
More Salmonella illnesses
US flu uptick
H9N2 avian flu death in China
Polio in Nigeria
Nov 17, 2021

News Scan for Nov 17, 2021

Monoclonal antibodies for COVID breakthrough
Maryland monkeypox case
Smallpox vial discovery
South Africa flu alert
May 24, 2021

News Scan for May 24, 2021

Rapid bacteremia test
Launch of pathogen-sharing lab
Sep 24, 2019

News Scan for Sep 24, 2019

CDC biosafety center designation
CARB-X diagnostic graduate
Outpatient antibiotic prescribing
Hospital Candida auris outbreak
Aug 09, 2019

News Scan for Aug 09, 2019

Adjuvanted flu vaccine trial
Polio in Pakistan
Antibiotics and rheumatoid arthritis
Bioweapons detection investigation request
Aug 05, 2019

News Scan for Aug 05, 2019

Ebola cases rise steadily
MERS case in Saudi Arabia
Measles cases slow
Army biolab suspension
Pregnancy and influenza
Jul 16, 2019

News Scan for Jul 16, 2019

Rising European measles vaccination
Biodefense panel discussions
May 14, 2019

News Scan for May 14, 2019

Saudi MERS case
Ground beef E coli outbreak
New CARB-X funding
Early Southern Hemisphere flu
Lab accidents and polio
Sep 21, 2018
Biosafety level 4 lab

GAO says Defense Department lagging on lab biosecurity

The DoD has made only 18 of 35 proposed changes designed to enhance lab security, the report says.

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