Stories by Jason B. Lee

Profiting from the BioShield

FRAMINGHAM (11/24/2003) - In the aftermath of Sept. 11, arguably the hottest segment in life sciences has been biodefense. And with good reason. On the table sits a proposed federal funding bill, coined BioShield by the Bush administration, that would provide a whopping US$5.8 billion to defending the homeland against biological Armageddon. This bill has already passed in the U.S. House and awaits a vote in the U.S. Senate.