Accession Number:

ADA523314

Title:

Recovery of Virus Samples from Various Surfaces with the Integrated Virus Detection System

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Mar-May 2008

Corporate Author:

EDGEWOOD CHEMICAL BIOLOGICAL CENTER ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY DIR

Report Date:

2010-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

Viruses are known to survive in environmental settings over various time periods. This study will show that certain viruses survive for a 24 h period, and certain viruses do not survive, depending on the substrate with which the viruses are in contact.

Subject Categories:

  • Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE