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Soligenix and Intrexon Pursue Melioidosis Therapy Through Worldwide Exclusive Collaboration
Date:5/1/2013

ad is likely underestimated. In Northeast Thailand, which has the highest incidence of melioidosis recorded in the world, the mortality rate associated with Bp infection is over 40 percent, making it the third most common cause of death from infectious disease in that region after HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis. Bp activity is seen in Southeast Asia, South America, Africa, the Middle East, India, and Australia. The highest pockets of disease activity occur in Northern Australia and Northeast Thailand with increasing recognition of disease activity in coastal regions of India.  Melioidosis has been under recognized and is likely to be under-reported in China.

Beyond its public health significance, Bp and the closely-related Burkholderia mallei (Bm) are considered possible biological warfare agents by the US Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) because of the potential for widespread dissemination through aerosol. Bp like its relative Bm, the cause of Glanders, was studied by the US as a potential biological warfare agent, but was never weaponized. It has been reported that the Soviet Union was also experimenting with Bp as a biological warfare agent. Both Bp and Bm have been designated high priority threats by the DHHS in its Public Health Emergency Medical Countermeasures Enterprise (PHEMCE) Strategy released in 2012 and are classified as Category B Priority Pathogens by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease (NIAID).

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