Future Biological and Chemical Weapons

  title={Future Biological and Chemical Weapons},
  author={Robert G. Darling and Erin E. Noste},
  journal={Ciottone's Disaster Medicine},
  pages={489 - 498}
  • R. G. DarlingE. Noste
  • Published 23 October 2015
  • Environmental Science, Political Science
  • Ciottone's Disaster Medicine

Plants Used for the Traditional Management of Cancer in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa: A Review of Ethnobotanical Surveys, Ethnopharmacological Studies and Active Phytochemicals

This review authenticated the use of anticancer plant species in the Eastern Cape province and, therefore, identified several promising unexplored species for further scientific evaluation.

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Nerve Agents’ Surrogates: Invaluable Tools for Development of Acetylcholinesterase Reactivators

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  • J. Patočka
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    Military Medical Science Letters
  • 2018
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Unit 731: Japan's Secret Biological Warfare in World War II

Why was evidence of Japanese bacteriological and chemical warfare not presented at the Tokyo War Crimes Tribunal and what part did America play in the conver-up of these crimes?

Toxic terror : assessing terrorist use of chemical and biological weapons

Policymakers, scholars, and the news media have been alarmed by the potential for chemical and biological weapons (CBW) terrorism, and the U.S. Congress has allocated billions of dollars for

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Vil Mirzayanov's self-published autobiography, State Secrets: An Insider's Chronicle of the Russian Chemical Weapons Program, is a reminder of how complicated and contrary a creature human beings c...

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The Spanish Influenza Pandemic of 1918-19

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