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Biosecurity Sequence Reference Databases
DNA Sequence

What are Biosecurity Sequence Reference Databases?

Posted by Neeraj Rao on Jul 8, 2020

Biosecurity sequence reference databases are essential and contain all published nucleic acid or protein sequences, whether or not they are potenti..

Biosecurity Customer Screening

What are the Components of an Effective Biosecurity Customer Screening Protocol?

Posted by Neeraj Rao on Jul 2, 2020

Customer screening, flagging, and follow-up play essential roles in establishing the legitimacy of customers ordering synthetic dsDNA sequences. It’..

Med Devices
will healthcare delivery finally evolve

Promise vs. Reality – Will Healthcare Delivery Evolve?

Posted by Andre LaFreniere on Jul 1, 2020

Thanks to COVID-19, these are heady days for telemedicine, where the future again looks bright and change is on the horizon. But will that last?

Research Infrastructure
Battelle's July update for our NEON work

July 2020: What’s New With NEON?

Posted by Battelle Insider on Jul 1, 2020

This month, we feature NEON’s involvement in supporting researchers and agencies in the development of new biodiversity tools and resources.

Coronavirus Solutions
Library books

Helping Libraries and Museums Operate Safely in the COVID-19 World

Posted by Battelle Insider on Jun 29, 2020

As libraries and museums around the country begin to reopen to the public, the need for safe handling of core library, archival and museum materials..

State-of-the-Science Report
PFAS impacts on human health

5 Things to Know About PFAS and Human Health

Posted by Battelle Insider on Jun 24, 2020

Because of the pervasive use and persistent nature of PFAS, there is widespread human exposure. Battelle dives into this topic in our white paper.

Biosecurity Control Lists
Digital check mark

Why are Control Lists an Essential Part of an Effective Biosecurity Screening Program?

Posted by Neeraj Rao on Jun 23, 2020

Biosecurity control lists name organisms that have the potential to pose a severe threat to public, animal, or plant health. Up-to-date control list..

STEM Education
Sisters HS Balloon Launch

Students at Sisters High School Take Science into the Stratosphere

Posted by Battelle Insider on Jun 4, 2020

Students at Sisters High School in Oregon, are taking learning to new heights through an innovative STEM program in stratospheric ballooning with he..


What Does COVID-19 Mean for Biosecurity Screening Protocols?

Posted by Neeraj Rao on Jun 3, 2020

It’s an unsettling fact that the list of harmful pathogens (e.g. viruses and toxins) is not finite. This is clear because naturally occurring pathog..