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Bavarian Nordic said it had been selected by the Defense Threat Reduction Agency - which is part of the US Department of Defense - for the development of a vaccine against Burkholderia pseudomallei and Burkholderia mallei which are seen as potential threats to national security.
Glanders is not airborne, it's an infectious disease caused by the bacterium Burkholderia mallei, usually by ingestion of contaminated food or water.
In a separate study, Restanza also demonstrated in vitro activity against 30 strains of Burkholderia mallei with MIC values ranging from 0.
Phenol-chloroform extraction of DNA from standard strains of Bacillus anthracis Vollum and Sterne, Yersinia pestis 0092, and Burkholderia mallei (ATCC 23344) was performed as described previously (13) in a biosafety level III laboratory certified to work with select agents (registration number 20011016-798; entity number 020031123-0125).
Rapid identification of Burkholderia mallei and Burkholderia pseudomallei by intact cell matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionisation mass spectrometric typing.
Glanders, a World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE)-listed disease, is a contagious, life-threatening disease of equids caused by the gram-negative bacterium Burkholderia mallei (1).
mallei as a Category B agent by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2).
Development of a 5'-nuclease real-time PCR assay targeting fliP for the rapid identification of Burkholderia mallei in clinical samples.