The U.S. Department of Health Services Office of Health Affairs recently announced their intention plan to monitor the reported outbreaks of various infectious diseases worldwide and PositiveID’s Firelfy Dx system seems an obvious solution to the world’s bio-threat detection needs.
The Office of Health Affairs wants to contract a small business to provide a “real-time data feed” that will be delivered in email or RSS format. The data feed would consist of no less than 25,000 online sources, would be available on a constant basis and would be updated every hour at the most.
Bio-Threat Detection Takes Priority
Tensions are mounting across the globe as the world watches and tries to sort out the tragic details. Terror reigns in Syria where chemical weapons have already taken lives. Some might perceive the Office of Health Affairs’ plans for a feed as an official confession of concern for the growing threat …