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Antibiotic resistance could bring about the “next pandemic,” turning run-of-the-mill disease-causing bacteria into nearly untreatable illnesses, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) warned on Tuesday.
Milestone Achieved under $9.4 Million NIAID Cooperative Grant PRINCETON, N.J., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Soligenix, Inc.
New York personal injury lawyer David Perecman of The Perecman Firm weighs in on the anthrax scare at the U.S.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is one of those government agencies that is almost universally regarded as entirely competent and worthy have having the complete trust of the American public. This stellar reputation may, in fact, be wholly unwarranted.
ANNAPOLIS, Md., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PharmAthene, Inc. (NYSE MKT: PIP) announced today that new data from its SparVax(®) anthrax vaccine program were recently presented at the 2014 U.S.
ANNAPOLIS, Md., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PharmAthene, Inc.
With as much money that is being exchanged on a daily basis it may concern most people to know that they are not only transferring paper from one hand to the other, but potentially thousands of microbes.
Appoints Larry Gyenes, Formerly of Columbia Laboratories, as Chief Financial Officer PINE BROOK, N.J., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Elusys Therapeutics, Inc.
ANNAPOLIS, Md., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PharmAthene, Inc.
ANNAPOLIS, Md., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PharmAthene, Inc.
Bacillus anthracis is a Gram-positive spore-forming, rod-shaped bacterium, with a width of 1-1.2Âµm and a length of 3-5Âµm. It can grow in aerobic or anaerobic conditions. It is the only known bacterium to synthesize a protein capsule and the only pathogenic bacterium to carry its own adenylyl cyclase virulence factor. They form oval spores located centrally in a non-swollen sporangium. These spores are highly resilient and can survive extreme temperatures, low-nutrient environments, and...
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