|From:||Lenny Siegel <LSiegel@cpeo.org>|
|Date:||Wed, 21 Mar 2012 13:20:25 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] BIODEFENSE: "Army drops plan for Fort Detrick [MD] animal biodefense lab"|
Army drops plan for Fort Detrick animal biodefense lab By Associated Press Frederick News-Post (MD) March 21, 2012FREDERICK (AP) — The Army says it is dropping plans for a high- security animal laboratory at Fort Detrick in Frederick that would have been used for public and private research on some of the world’s deadliest pathogens.
Officials at Fort Detrick said Wednesday that the demand for such a facility is less than anticipated. They say the Army will expand its test and evaluation capabilities at existing facilities instead.
... For the entire article, seehttp://www.fredericknewspost.com/sections/news/displayUpdate.htm? StoryID=133376
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