Accession Number : ADA327732

Title :   NATO Advanced Research Workshop, 19-22 May 1997: Rapid Method for Monitoring the Environment for Biological Hazards.

Corporate Author : NORTH ATLANTIC TREATY ORGANIZATION BRUSSELS (BELGIUM)

PDF Url : ADA327732

Report Date : 22 MAY 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 49

Abstract : The NATO Advanced Research Workshop met for the purpose of bringing to light rapid methods for monitoring the environment for biological hazards such as biological warfare agents, naturally occurring diseases, detection and identification of different biological threats in the environment, dormancy in non-sporulating bacteria and bioluminescence techniques with respect to the rapid detection of microbes in air, water and food.

Descriptors :   *BIOLOGICAL CONTAMINATION, *ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION, NATO, DETECTION, HAZARDS, WATER, DISEASES, BIOLOGICAL WARFARE AGENTS, FOOD, WORKSHOPS, MICROORGANISMS, BIOLUMINESCENCE, DORMANCY.

Subject Categories : Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE