The NATO-Serbia conflict was the first chronicled war to demonstrate cyber warfare in retaliation to US and UK led aerial bombardment. Retaliation from hackers sympathetic to the Taleban and Al-Qaeda network is expected to follow a similar pattern. 17 October 2001
Pharma major, Merck & Co, Inc has struck its first drug development deal with an antibody company, the UK’s Cambridge Antibody Technology (CAT). CAT and Merck want to find new drugs to both prevent and treat HIV-mediated diseases. Also a first for CAT this is its move into infectious disease.