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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.
Preclinical trials for two coronavirus vaccine candidates commence

Preclinical trials for two coronavirus vaccine candidates commence

Managing hazardous waste during the COVID-19 pandemic

Managing hazardous waste during the COVID-19 pandemic

Australia: Coronavirus spreads, drive-through testing, pop up clinics and $2.4 billion

Australia: Coronavirus spreads, drive-through testing, pop up clinics and $2.4 billion

During a pandemic, states’ patchwork of crisis plans could mean uneven care

During a pandemic, states’ patchwork of crisis plans could mean uneven care

Australia reports first human-to-human coronavirus transmission, total cases now 39

Australia reports first human-to-human coronavirus transmission, total cases now 39

Innovative breath collecting device could change coronavirus diagnosis around the world

Innovative breath collecting device could change coronavirus diagnosis around the world

CSIRO begins key research on novel coronavirus

CSIRO begins key research on novel coronavirus

UMD entomologists recognized by AAAS with 2019 Newcomb Cleveland Prize

UMD entomologists recognized by AAAS with 2019 Newcomb Cleveland Prize

RNAssist and Rapid Labs agree on a manufacturing and supply agreement for genoPHIX and vivoPHIX

RNAssist and Rapid Labs agree on a manufacturing and supply agreement for genoPHIX and vivoPHIX

Novel coronavirus from Wuhan in China

Novel coronavirus from Wuhan in China

CSIRO researchers find simple way to estimate lifespan of animals

CSIRO researchers find simple way to estimate lifespan of animals

Developments in the search for a Zika vaccine - success in mice and a new platform for flavivirus vaccines

Developments in the search for a Zika vaccine - success in mice and a new platform for flavivirus vaccines

A recombinant platform for flavivirus vaccines and diagnostics using chimeras

A recombinant platform for flavivirus vaccines and diagnostics using chimeras

New technology gives Aussies more prawns to enjoy for Christmas

New technology gives Aussies more prawns to enjoy for Christmas

Tightening of Ebola care practice rules following survivor’s death

Tightening of Ebola care practice rules following survivor’s death

Study shows antibiotic resistance in livestock has almost tripled since 2000

Study shows antibiotic resistance in livestock has almost tripled since 2000

Scientists join hands to protect Australia from growing threat of infectious diseases

Scientists join hands to protect Australia from growing threat of infectious diseases

Responses of cities to invasions are rather reactive, finds study

Responses of cities to invasions are rather reactive, finds study

Developing biosecurity tool to detect engineered microorganisms based on DNA signatures

Developing biosecurity tool to detect engineered microorganisms based on DNA signatures

Disease transmissible from dogs to humans shows up in Iowa

Disease transmissible from dogs to humans shows up in Iowa