Bioterrorist

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Bioterrorist

A non-state person or group that uses germs and other living beings to kill, injure, or incapacitate an enemy. States that use biological weapons secretly may also be considered bioterrorists. There are numerous examples of bioterrorism dating back thousands of years. See also: Biowarfare.
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Students master the art of a quick response as university plays host to simulation of the devastating effects of bio-terrorist smallpox attack:This is the scene as healthcare professionals treat a "patient" with smallpox contracted as a result of a bio-terrorism attack.
TOP public health experts from around Ireland are boycotting planning meetings about a national contingency plan to deal with a possible bio-terrorist attack.
Nonprofits can expect higher costs, more delays and greater challenges in reaching donors after bio-terrorists infected the nation's postal service with anthrax, industry experts said.
An urgent review should be made of the vulnerability of the European food chain to attack by bio-terrorists, according to EU Consumer Commissioner David Byrne.
BILL Clinton yesterday became the latest target of bio-terrorists when he was sent a package containing salmonella.
Among other topics, he discussed the vulnerabilities of the ports and how they can be used by bio-terrorists to smuggle bio warfare agents into the United States.
They do so as fears grow that bio-terrorists as well as ruthless dictators like Sadam Hussein are ready and willing to wage chemical and biological war.
Illegal narcotics are the perfect delivery system for bio-terrorists," warns Daley, "because they can reach large numbers of people quickly, and inhalation is the primary method of use.