Fusarium Literature – Bioterrorism



Pita R, Romero A. Toxins as Weapons: A Historical Review. Forensic Sci Rev. 2014 Jul;26(2):85-96.PMID: 26227025

Desjardins Anne E.. From yellow rain to green wheat: 25 years of trichothecene biosynthesis research. Journal of agricultural and food chemistry. 2009;57:4478–4484.

Holstege Christopher P., Bechtel Laura K., Reilly Tracey H., Wispelwey Bram P., Dobmeier Stephen G.. Unusual but potential agents of terrorists. Emergency medicine clinics of North America. 2007;25.

Katz Rebecca, Singer Burton. Can an attribution assessment be made for Yellow Rain? Systematic reanalysis in a chemical-and-biological-weapons use investigation. Politics and the life sciences : the journal of the Association for Politics and the Life Sciences. 2007;26:24–42.

Bigalke Hans, Rummel Andreas. Medical aspects of toxin weapons. Toxicology. 2005;214:210–220.

Stark Avishay-Abraham A.. Threat assessment of mycotoxins as weapons: molecular mechanisms of acute toxicity. Journal of food protection. 2005;68:1285–1293.

Zapor Michael, Fishbain Joel T.. Aerosolized biologic toxins as agents of warfare and terrorism. Respiratory care clinics of North America. 2004;10:111–122.

Henghold William B.. Other biologic toxin bioweapons: ricin, staphylococcal enterotoxin B, and trichothecene mycotoxins. Dermatologic clinics. 2004;22.

Blazes David L., Lawler James V., Lazarus Angeline A.. When biotoxins are tools of terror. Early recognition of intentional poisoning can attenuate effects. Postgraduate medicine. 2002;112.

Dashek W. V., Mayfield J. E., Llewellyn G. C., O’Rear C. E., Bata A.. Trichothecenes and yellow rain: possible biological warfare agents. BioEssays : news and reviews in molecular, cellular and developmental biology. 1986;4:27–30.

Heyndrickx A., Sookvanichsilp N., Heede M.. Detection of trichothecene mycotoxins (yellow rain) in blood, urine and faeces of Iranian soldiers treated as victims of a gas attack. Archives belges = Belgisch archief. 1984;Suppl:143–146.

Watson S. A., Mirocha C. J., Hayes A. W.. Analysis for trichothecenes in samples from Southeast Asia associated with “Yellow Rain”. Fundamental and applied toxicology. 1984;4:700–717.

Spyker M. S., Spyker D. A.. Yellow rain: chemical warfare in Southeast Asia and Afghanistan. Veterinary and human toxicology. 1983;25:335–340.