creation of novel biological agents for use in conjunction withcorresponding vaccines for one's troops or population;
new methods to covertlyspread naturally occurring biological agentsin order
to alter physiological processes of target populations suchas
fertility,in some cases over a periodof years;production of biological agents to attack agricultural or industrialinfrastructure.(Even unintended release of such agents could haveuncontrollable and unknown effects on the natural environment.)
agencies,scientific circles,medical associationsemerging capabilities for misuse of scientific
Developments such as thesewill make biologicalweapons more attractive,more effective and moredifficult to detect.
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