Pakistans Bio-Preparedness With Regard To Biosecurity, Biodefense Strategies and Policy Measures
The review concludes that in addition to development of strong bioresponse mechanisms, important steps must be taken in terms of bio-defense related R&D, capacity building and policy measures to ensure country’s preparedness to the threats posed by potential bio-weapons. Expand
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