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Biological Agent: BZ

Biological Agent: BZ

The following documents pertain to the biological agent BZ. Determination of Trace Quantities of BZ (3-Quinuclidinyl Benzilate) in Air and Water [27 Pages] Evaluation of Analytical Methods of the Determination of BZ [54 Pages] Test Reports for ...

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Anthrax

Anthrax

“Anthrax was first tested as a biological warfare agent by Unit 731 of the Japanese Kwantung Army in Manchuria during the 1930s; some of this testing involved intentional infection of prisoners of war, thousands of whom died. Anthrax, ...

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Entomological Warfare

Entomological Warfare

Background Entomological warfare (EW) is a type of biological warfare that uses insects to attack the enemy. The concept has existed for centuries and research and development have continued into the modern era. EW has been used in battle by ...

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Biological Agent: VX

Biological Agent: VX

VX (S-[2-(diisopropylamino)ethyl]-O-ethyl methylphosphonothioate) is an extremely toxic substance whose only application is in chemical warfare as a nerve agent. As a chemical weapon, it is classified as a weapon of mass destruction by the ...

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