Completion Of Army Bio Lab Delayed To 2017 The Army Corps of Engineers says completion of the Army's new flagship biodefense laboratory building at Fort Detrick in Frederick has been pushed back two years to 2017.
Md. Army Biolab Reports Flaws In Safety Suits An Army laboratory says a maker of biological safety suits is redesigning the outfits after workers at Fort Detrick reported an increase in potential exposures to some of the world's deadliest pathogens.
Web Page Provides Fort Detrick Biolab Safety InfoA new web page is providing details about safety at biocontainment laboratories at Fort Detrick.
Md. Panel On Biolab Safety Will Hold First Meeting In BaltimoreA state work group on private laboratories that handle dangerous pathogens is holding its first meeting at the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene in Baltimore.
Md. Creates Panel To Consider Biolab OversightThe Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is convening a panel to consider possible state oversight of private laboratories that handle hazardous materials