This detailed case study of Aum Shinrikyo (Aum) suggests several lessons for understanding attempts by other terrorist groups to acquire chemical or biological weapons
This report offers: an overview of current and emerging bioterrorism threats, fundamental expectations and evaluations for each of seven bio-response categories, an overview of challenges that affect the entire bio-response enterprise, and recommended priorities that will strengthen the nation’s bio-preparedness and response capabilities
This Strategy outlines how the US is preparing for, and will detect and respond to, a potential pandemic.
This document aims to expand the laboratory biosecurity concepts introduced in the Laboratory Biosafety Manual (LBM3) published in 2004, and to strike a balance between the long-known biosafety procedures and practices described in LBM3, and the more recent biosecurity concepts
This document, produced by the Canadian Minister of Health, was developed to guide government, industry, university, hospital, and other public health and microbiological laboratories in their development of biosafety policies and programs
This publication delves into the impact of the biotechnological revolution on US national security, which demands immediate attention and a coherent and proactive policy response
This document provides information regarding the issue of dual-use research.
This manual provides guidance for laboratory safety.
This report addresses the use of biological weapons against agriculture, and how to prevent and prepare for potential agroterrorism threats.