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Mass vaccination unnecessary in the event of a large bioterrorist US smallpox attack
...ia. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention classifies
it as a "Category A" agent, presenting the greatest potential threat for harming public health if developed and used as a bioterrorist agent. Smallpox is caused by the variola virus, which emerged thousands of years ago. Variola major, the most co...
Human trial proves ricin vaccine safe, induces neutralizing antibodies; further tests planned
...the toxin in the United States and Europe. The CDC classifies
ricin as a "Category B" biological agent, which means it is "relatively easy to disseminate." DOR BioPharma has received an exclusive license for RiVax and is developing large scale manufacturing processes. DOR officials hope to produce a large stoc...
Analysis Of Human Genome To Predict The Development Of Illnesses
... the following process: firstly, it hierarchically classifies
all known genes and proteins according to their molecular function, molecular composition and biological process. With the unknown ones, they are logged (comparing similarities and differences with respect to these same molecules in other living thin...