Meta Description: Bioterror threats worldwide call for significant security measures such as legal reforms to ensure preparedness to the possible use of biological materials as deadly weapons.It also emphasizes the need to establish effective strategies related to bio-defense for country’s preparedness to the threats posed by potential bio-weapons.
Scientific advancements greatly benefitted the human society but raised potential misuse concerns at the same time. Physics revolutionized the world of science but lost its innocence in the first half of 21st century with knowledge that lead to production of atomic bomb- an instrument of devastation.
Same goes for Biosciences more specifically Biotechnology which, along with its magnificence, brought the dark knowledge of biological weapons of mass destruction. Anthrax attacks in 2001 raised the potentiality of bio-weapons to be misused by the terrorists if they somehow reached their hands.
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