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2010-02-16 07:56:43

Researchers report that they have discovered – and now know how to exploit – an unusual chemical reaction mechanism that allows malaria parasites and many disease-causing bacteria to survive.

2009-12-07 08:00:00

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Dec. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PharmAthene, Inc.

2009-06-04 14:33:00

Last Oregon Chemical Weapons Stockpile Campaign Begins HERMISTON, Ore., June 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Umatilla Chemical Depot (UMCD) storage workers began delivering HD mustard-filled bulk containers or "ton containers" to the Umatilla Chemical Agent Disposal Facility (UMCDF) at 10 a.m.

2008-10-15 09:00:47

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PharmAthene, Inc.

2008-10-10 09:00:41

Cenomed BioSciences, a majority-owned subsidiary of Abraxis BioScience, and TorreyPines Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company, have signed an exclusive licensing agreement.

2008-10-01 09:00:35

Excerpt from report by corporate-owned Russian news agency Interfax Kirov, 30 September: A regional commission for scrapping chemical weapons in Kirov Region has examined the readiness of the Maradykovskiy chemical weapons disposal site to launch its second phase in March 2009, the press centre of the regional government said on 30 September.

2008-09-30 13:00:00

U.S. chemist Frank Raushel says he's using a $1.2 million federal grant to develop an enzyme that might neutralize a type of deadly nerve agent.

2008-08-17 18:05:00

By RICK CALLAHAN Associated Press writer INDIANAPOLIS - An Army contractor has finished three years of work on destroying a deadly nerve agent stored in western Indiana and now is moving ahead to dismantle the equipment built for the billion-dollar project, officials said Monday.

2008-08-03 06:00:20

By Mike Faulk, The Anniston Star, Ala. Aug. 3--The Anniston Chemical Agent Disposal Facility began incinerating the last of its nerve agent munitions Saturday, spokesman Mike Abrams said. Workers began processing the first of several thousand M23 VX nerve agent-filled land mines.

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