Biosecurity News and Research

RSS
Biosecurity is a set of preventive measures designed to reduce the risk of transmission of infectious diseases, quarantined pests, invasive alien species, living modified organisms.
The impending risk of African Swine Fever Virus

The impending risk of African Swine Fever Virus

New research projects aim to stop spread of African swine fever and prevent outbreak in the U.S.

New research projects aim to stop spread of African swine fever and prevent outbreak in the U.S.

DFG publishes new position paper on synthetic biology

DFG publishes new position paper on synthetic biology

TradeShow Talks with GNA Biosolutions

TradeShow Talks with GNA Biosolutions

Viruses dating back millions of years identified

Viruses dating back millions of years identified

New study identifies key cellular mechanisms behind vascular aging in mice

New study identifies key cellular mechanisms behind vascular aging in mice

New findings could have revolutionary impact on quality of life of older people

New findings could have revolutionary impact on quality of life of older people

Novel consortium aims to create new paradigm of cancer drug discovery

Novel consortium aims to create new paradigm of cancer drug discovery

Senate Democrats delay HHS nominee over women’s health funding

Senate Democrats delay HHS nominee over women’s health funding

Zika: costs of prevention and control

Zika: costs of prevention and control

New study re-writes parts of the rulebook on evolution of mammalian brains

New study re-writes parts of the rulebook on evolution of mammalian brains

Review highlights emerging public health threat of Powassan virus infection in North America

Review highlights emerging public health threat of Powassan virus infection in North America

New study aims at making accessible epidemiological models for managing disease spread

New study aims at making accessible epidemiological models for managing disease spread

USDA announces grant to decrease impact of disasters

USDA announces grant to decrease impact of disasters

Research suggests way to reverse age-related and radiation-induced DNA damage

Research suggests way to reverse age-related and radiation-induced DNA damage

Resurgent outbreak of avian influenza underscores need for control efforts at animal source

Resurgent outbreak of avian influenza underscores need for control efforts at animal source

Landmark study of virosphere uncovers 1445 viruses

Landmark study of virosphere uncovers 1445 viruses

Congenital CMV infection highly common among children with cerebral palsy, study finds

Congenital CMV infection highly common among children with cerebral palsy, study finds

Study provides new insights into Zika's rapid infection and risk for transmission

Study provides new insights into Zika's rapid infection and risk for transmission

Culex mosquitoes not involved in transmission of Zika virus, study finds

Culex mosquitoes not involved in transmission of Zika virus, study finds