Bioterrorism can be explained as a form of terrorism, where there is an intentional release of biological agents such as bacteria, viruses, toxins, germs that cause illness or death, These Biological agents are typically found in nature can be spread through the air, water, or in food, increase their ability to be spread into the environment Some biological agents can also spread from person to person. These agents are very hard to detect because they don't cause illness for several hours or days So, it is often described as an attractive weapon because biological agents are relatively easy and inexpensive to obtain and can be easily disseminated, and can cause widespread fear and panic beyond the actual physical damage. Bioterrorism is used to attack and intimidate people, governments and countries, Scientists research suggest that anthrax, botulism, Ebola and other hemorrhagic fever viruses, plague, or smallpox could be used as biological agents. The journal of Bioterrorism & Biodefense is a scientific journal which provides an opportunity to share the information among the medical scientists and researchers.
Journals is described as a scholarly publication that is peer-reviewed , were various articles of differenr subject are published. OMICS International is an Open Access, but it is committed to make genuine and reliable contributions to the scientific community. OMICS International hosts over 300 journals. The Journal of Bioterrorism & Biodefense is one of the best Open Access journals of scholarly publishing. The journal includes a wide range of fields such as Bioterrorism ; and its main aim is to create a platform for the authors to make their contribution towards the journal and the journal promises a peer review process for the submitted manuscripts for the quality of publishing.
Last date updated on June, 2014