New Virus Officially Named Influenza D

September 2, 2016

The International Committee of Taxonomy of Viruses recently approved naming a new virus, influenza D, as proposed by the South Dakota State University (SDSU) researchers who discovered it. The committee officially announced [Read more]

Biodefense Headlines – July 3, 2016

July 3, 2016

See what we’re reading this week at Global Biodefense on topics including high containment lab incidents, battling antibiotic resistance, and the future of Plum Island. POLICY & PRACTICES Federal report discloses incidents in high-containment [Read more]

Biodefense Headlines – June 26, 2016

June 26, 2016

See what we’re reading this week at Global Biodefense on topics including the life science – biodefense complex, local public health bracing for Zika, and clinical management of Ebola in children. POLICY & PRACTICES [Read more]

Biodefense Headlines – June 13, 2016

June 13, 2016

See what we’re reading this week at Global Biodefense on topics including the end of Ebola in Liberia, preparing for Zika and future epidemics, and CRISPR’s potential to transform diagnostics. POLICY & PRACTICES U.S. [Read more]

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