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Legionella Pneumophila Bacteria

Brain-Eating Amoebas and Legionnaires’ Disease

The drought that has the entire country in its grip is affecting more than the color of people’s lawns. It may also be responsible for the proliferation of a heat-loving amoeba commonly found in warm freshwater bodies, such as lakes, rivers … [Read More]

Army Public Health Tracking Chikungunya Virus

Army Public Health Command Tracking Chikungunya

The U.S. Army Public Health Command (USAPHC) is responding to the rapidly emerging threat of chikungunya viral infections in the United States. Although the chikungunya virus is not new, its emergence in the Caribbean makes it a disease … [Read More]

Notable Contract Awards

Cubic Awarded DTRA CBRNE Support Contract

Cubic Applications, Inc.,of San Diego, California, was awarded a maximum $500,000,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for J3/7 chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and high-yield explosive (CBRNE) exercise, … [Read More]