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UK Biological Engagement Programme (UKBEP): Strengthening Biological Security

1 November 2012 - 31 March 2013

PI/s in Exeter: Professor Brian Rappert

Research partners: Dr Michael Barr (Newcastle University)

Funding awarded: £ 1,800

Sponsor(s): Ministry of Defence

About the research

Project to reduce the risk of deliberate misuse of biological materials and expertise by fostering international scientific engagement, promoting best practise in bio-security and bio safety, and building capacity for effective understanding and control of the infectious disease threat.