TITLE

Bioterrorism planning continues at frantic pace

AUTHOR(S)
Kondro, Wayne
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/8/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 1, p81
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that health ministers from a number of nations and the European Union have agreed to develop a plan to strengthen their capacity to combat biological, chemical, and nuclear terrorism. Measures being considered, including joint procurement strategies to reduce the costs of vaccines and antibiotic drugs, collaborative research on new diagnostic tests and vaccines, joint training of emergency response teams, and improved links between disease-control laboratories.
ACCESSION #
5877321

 

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