Biological Warfare In The Civil War~ If true,… – The Civil War Parlor

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Biological Warfare In The Civil War~
If true, Blackburn’s plot would have represented one of the earliest attempts at biological warfare.
In the Spring of 1865, Northern newspapers discovered what…


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The Siege of Kaffa (1346) would certainly predate this…as would the distribution of “Smallpox Blankets” by Lord Jeffery Amherst (1763).


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Neumedicines Joins the Alliance for Biosecurity – News Press Release | PharmiWeb.com

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Neumedicines Inc. a privately held company developing therapies based on interleukin 12 (IL-12) as a radiation medical countermeasure and as a hematopoietic immunotherapeutic (HIT) announces that it has joined the Alliance for Biosecurity.  The organization is a collaboration among pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies that are working in the public interest to improve prevention and treatment of biological threats syndromes and diseases that present global security challenges.

 

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