Accession Number : ADB175292


Title :   Technical Ramifications of Inclusion of Toxins in the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC), Supplement


Descriptive Note : Technical rept. 2 Mar 1992-7 Apr 1993


Corporate Author : ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH INST OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES FORT DETRICK MD


Personal Author(s) : Spertzel, Richard O ; Wannemacher, Robert W ; Patrick, William C ; Linden, Carol D ; Franz, David R


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/b175292.pdf


Report Date : 01 Aug 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 84


Abstract : The purpose of this report is to provide a discussion of the technical aspects of biological mediators (bioregulators) and the implications of their inclusion in the Chemical Weapons Convention. Mediators are addressed in terms of their physical and biological characteristics and their widespread use in research and medicine for legitimate purposes. The report contains 78 pages and 193 references. Chemical weapons convention, Toxin inclusion, Toxins, Technical implications


Descriptors :   *CHEMICAL WARFARE AGENTS , *TOXINS AND ANTITOXINS , BIOCHEMISTRY , CHEMICALS , ENTEROTOXINS , INCLUSIONS , MEDICINE , NEUROTOXINS , PEPTIDES , SYNTHESIS(CHEMISTRY) , WEAPONS


Subject Categories : Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE