Biodefense Corporation Relocates to Kansas

City and university officials have announced that Orion Integrated Biosciences, Larchmont, New York, has opened a new office in Manhattan to work more closely with Kansas State University scientists and capitalize on the future opening of the National Bio and Agro-defense Facility, or NBAF.

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Orion Integrated Biosciences Awarded Funding By European Commission To Help in Fight Against Ebola

n October 2014 the European Commission (EC) allocated €24.4 million of the European Union (EU) budget to urgently fund needs for Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak response and research. This funding has empowered the “EU research and innovation program (EURIP)”, through Horizon 2020, the necessary means to be operational in a short period of time […]

Orion Integrated Biosciences Awarded Funding By Department of Homeland Security

n October 2010 the U.S. Department of Homeland Security awarded Kansas State University Center of Excellence for Emerging and Zoonotic Animal Diseases (CEEZAD) to use state-of-the-art infrastructure to conduct research, develop technology, and train a specialized workforce to successfully defend our nation’s agriculture economy against agro-terrorism and emerging animal pathogens.

Orion Integrated Biosciences To Present At CHI’s Targeting the Microbiome/ Discovery on Target Conference

On September 21-23 2015 Orion Integrated Biosciences will be presenting several research projects in the CHI’s conference Targeting the Microbiome. During this event Orion Integrated Biosciences will show the performance assessment of RIGEL-MTP (Molecular Taxonomic Profiling) using metegenomic samples of Ebola-infected patients and the assessment of the microbiome to determine survival to infection.

Biosurveillance enterprise for operational awareness, a genomic-based approach for tracking pathogen virulence

Willy A Valdivia-GrandaVirulence. 2013 November 15; 4(8): 745–751. Published online 2013 October 23. doi: 10.4161/viru.26893PMCID: PMC3925708 Article PubReader

Biodefense Oriented Genomic-Based Pathogen Classification Systems: Challenges and Opportunities

Willy A Valdivia-GrandaJ Bioterror Biodef. Author manuscript; available in PMC 2015 January 11.Published in final edited form as: J Bioterror Biodef. 2012 March 16; 3(1): 1000113. Published online 2012 March 16. doi: 10.4172/2157-2526.1000113PMCID: PMC4289626 Article PubReader

The next meta-challenge for Bioinformatics

Willy Valdivia-GrandaBioinformation. 2008; 2(8): 358–362. Published online 2008 May 29. PMCID: PMC2478737 Article PubReader

ORION-VIRCAT: a tool for mapping ICTV and NCBI taxonomies

Willy Valdivia-Granda, Francis LarsonDatabase (Oxford) 2009; 2009: bap014. Published online 2009 October 12. doi: 10.1093/database/bap014PMCID: PMC2790308 Article PubReader

Transcriptome sequencing and development of an expression microarray platform for the domestic ferret

Carl E Bruder, Suxia Yao, Francis Larson, Jeremy V Camp, Ronald Tapp, Alexis McBrayer, Nicholas Powers, Willy Valdivia Granda, Colleen B JonssonBMC Genomics. 2010; 11: 251. Published online 2010 April 19. doi: 10.1186/1471-2164-11-251PMCID: PMC2873475 Article PubReader