TITLE

NASA launches biohazard detector

AUTHOR(S)
Page, Douglas
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Feb2003, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) of the U.S. National Aeronautics & Space Administration has launched a detector that monitors air for the presence of bacterial spores. Similarity of the device with smoke detectors; Agreement of JPL with Universal Detection Technology to develop an anthrax detector; Combination of the spore detection technology of JPL with Universal's aerosol capture device.
ACCESSION #
11501214

 

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