of poxvirus nucleic acids is sensitive and permits identification of virus-specific sequences and differentiation of a variola virus infection from an infection with other orthopoxviruses.
was also significantly less common among men who sometimes or always used condoms with their steady partner than among those who never used them (15-24% vs.
All radiation detection
devices sense radiation using either a sodium iodide crystal or a plastic scintillator.
The LCD-FR has three modes of detect-to-warn: CW for the detection
of chemical warfare agents, TIC for the detection
of Toxic Industrial Chemicals, and Survey for detection
of residual persistent contamination following Decontamination.
In the wake of the September 11, 2001 attacks and the subsequent anthrax scare, there was a rapid and indiscriminate rise in spending on chemical, biological and nuclear (CBN) detection
The contract signing was the result of close co-operation between Smiths Detection
and the Government of the State of Qatar over contingency plans for the detection
of chemical agent threats at the Games.
will continue to pursue a joint project with Oakridge Laboratories to develop innovative explosive detection
This enables detection
, identification and quantification of airborne chemical agents at a distance of a few kilometres in a wide variety of environments.
to manual screening, evaluation of specimen adequacy, detection
of glandular abnormalities, and impact on overall quality and productivity.
will supply its handheld and backpack Human Portable Radiation Detection
System (HPRDS) to the DNDO for use by emergency responders, border patrol agents, customs and coast guard officers and other law enforcement personnel.
The second section is devoted to legislation, while the final part examines methods of detection
, such as DNA-based methods, and methods for detecting genetic engineering in composed and processed foods.
, the world's leading provider of trace and X-ray detection
systems, today announced it has signed a letter of intent with RedXDefense, LLC, to jointly develop an advanced explosives screening system for the mass transit environment capable of screening 100 percent of passengers.