Ben Perman

Articles by Ben Perman

13 July 2009

The U.S. Army's new biomedical regulations

Ben Perman

The October 2001 anthrax event attracted considerable attention to the safety and security of microbiology research and diagnostic programs, particularly those operating at high-containment laboratories. This scrutiny, although not undue, has resulted in a great deal of caution--and subsequently, delays--within U.S. government departments and agencies responsible for conducting research on infectious disease.