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Ricin as a Bioterror Weapon: Pathogenesis and Potential Countermeasures

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Air date: Thursday, June 8, 2006, 3:00:00 PM
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Category: Special
Runtime: 00:40:49
Description: The Emergency Preparedness and Biodefense Interest Group is pleased to announce that Dr. Mark Poli, Principal Investigator in the Integrated Toxicology Division at the US Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID) will give a lecture entitled "Ricin as a bioterror weapon: pathogenesis and potential countermeasures." Dr. Poli is a toxicologist with 20 years of research experience in the pathogenesis of illness caused by numerous biological toxins, including botulinum and other clostridial toxins, ricin, staphylococcal enterotoxins and shellfish poisons. His presentation will focus on the biological characteristics and mechanism of action of ricin, along with a discussion of potential countermeasures and sequelae to a biological attack.

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NLM Title: Ricin as a bioterror weapon : pathogenesis and potential countermeasures [electronic resource] / Mark A. Poli.
Author: Poli, Mark A.
National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
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Abstract: (CIT): The Emergency Preparedness and Biodefense Interest Group is pleased to announce that Dr. Mark Poli, Principal Investigator in the Integrated Toxicology Division at the US Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID) will give a lecture entitled "Ricin as a bioterror weapon: pathogenesis and potential countermeasures." Dr. Poli is a toxicologist with 20 years of research experience in the pathogenesis of illness caused by numerous biological toxins, including botulinum and other clostridial toxins, ricin, staphylococcal enterotoxins and shellfish poisons. His presentation will focus on the biological characteristics and mechanism of action of ricin, along with a discussion of potential countermeasures and sequelae to a biological attack.
Subjects: Bioterrorism--prevention & control
Disaster Planning
Ricin--poisoning
Vaccines
Publication Types: Lectures
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NLM Classification: QW 630.5.R5
NLM ID: 101285715
CIT Live ID: 5053
Permanent link: https://videocast.nih.gov/launch.asp?13279