Navigation Links
2014 ASM Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meeting
Date:1/8/2014

The American Society for Microbiology (ASM) will host its 2014 Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meeting January 27-29, 2014 at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, DC.

The purpose of this meeting is to bring together individuals who are carrying out research to defend against the threat of bioterrorism with decision makers shaping the future biodefense research agenda, recognizing that emerging infectious diseases serve as a paradigm for handling the public threat of bioterrorism.

This meeting is intended for scientists, public health researchers and policy makers who need to be informed about the latest scientific developments. The meeting will include a series of keynote addresses by leaders in the field of biodefense and poster sessions presenting up-to-the-minute cutting-edge research on biothreat agents, vaccines, detection and diagnostic procedures, animal and plant pathogens, global surveillance, and other vital topics.

Topics of interest include:

  • The pandemic threat of H7N9 influenza: What is different about this virus?
  • Environmental bacterial toxin as a possible cause of multiple sclerosis
  • Experimental vaccine produces immunity to West Nile virus
  • The impact of emerging fungal diseases on the food supply, environment and human health

A full copy of the program can be found online at http://bit.ly/2014biod.

Meeting registration is offered complimentary to reporters covering the event and the ASM will offer limited press room facilities.

Reporters wishing to obtain press registration to the meeting should contact Jim Sliwa via email at jsliwa@asmusa.org.


'/>"/>
Contact: Jim Sliwa
jsliwa@asmusa.org
202-942-9297
American Society for Microbiology
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. Press registration open for ASM Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meeting
2. Researchers say fructose does not impact emerging indicator for cardiovascular disease
3. Frost & Sullivan: Integration of Biometrics in Consumer Electronics a Fast-Emerging Trend
4. New test can diagnose emerging strains of canine parvovirus
5. Veterinary scientists track the origin of a deadly emerging pig virus in the United States
6. Emerging Opportunities in Global Biometrics Market
7. Canine distemper virus: An emerging disease in rare Amur tigers
8. The (Augmented) Reality of the Situation: Emerging Trends and Issues
9. Emerging importance of computerized cognitive testing -- new therapies for dementia
10. Watering the forest for the trees emerging as priority for forest management
11. Young malaria parasites refuse to take their medicine, may explain emerging drug resistance
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/24/2019)... ... July 24, 2019 , ... NDA Partners ... quality assurance expert with more than 20 years of experience working in scientific ... joined the firm as an Expert Consultant. , Dr. Hartzfeld has experience in ...
(Date:7/23/2019)... ... July 23, 2019 , ... NanoFUSE is ... biologic strip indicated for spine and orthopedic use. Bioactive glass is a calcium ... has been clinically-proven in orthopedics for over 30 years and now NanoFUSE Biologics ...
(Date:7/19/2019)... (PRWEB) , ... July 19, 2019 , ... ... Solids between Amorphous and Crystalline States ā€“ Insights from Synchrotron X-ray Pair Distribution ... Improved Pharma, along with Chris Benmore of Argonne National Laboratory and Gabriel de ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:8/6/2019)... (PRWEB) , ... August 06, 2019 , ... ... tools for characterizing microbiome populations down to the strain level, has announced partnerships ... kits and other products to companies and research organizations in Australia, Benelux, Indonesia, ...
(Date:8/6/2019)... ... August 06, 2019 , ... The National ... launch of a community project that will engage middle and early high school ... entitled ā€œA Youth-Led Citizen Science Network for Community Environmental Assessment.ā€ Collaborative partners presenting ...
(Date:7/30/2019)... , ... July 30, 2019 , ... ... premiere team building and cooking events company. Not only has the company already ... also started offering Private Cooking Parties to its guests. , With Lajollacooks4uā€™s Private ...
(Date:7/23/2019)... ... July 22, 2019 , ... While today Visikol is primarily ... of 3D tissue imaging , digital pathology , 3D cell ... 2013 as a products company. These products are focused on addressing the limitations ...
Breaking Biology Technology: