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List of U.S. biological weapons topics


List of U.S. biological weapons topics

The United States had an offensive biological weapons program from 1943 until 1969. Today, the nation is a member of the Biological Weapons Convention and has renounced biological warfare.


  • Agencies and organizations 1
    • Military and government agencies and schools 1.1
    • Biological weapons program locations 1.2
  • Treaties, laws and policies 2
  • Weapons 3
    • Canceled weapons 3.1
    • Other weapons 3.2
    • Weaponized biological agents 3.3
    • Researched biological agents 3.4
  • Operations and exercises 4
  • Biological attacks 5
  • See also 6
  • References 7

Agencies and organizations

Military and government agencies and schools

Biological weapons program locations

Treaties, laws and policies


Canceled weapons

Other weapons

Weaponized biological agents

Researched biological agents

Operations and exercises

Biological attacks

See also


  • "Chemical and Biological Weapons: Possession and Programs Past and Present", James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies, Middlebury College, April 9, 2002, accessed November 12, 2008.
  • "Biological Weapons", Federation of American Scientists, updated October 19, 1998, accessed November 12, 2008.
  • Croddy, Eric C. and Hart, C. Perez-Armendariz J., Chemical and Biological Warfare, (Google Books), Springer, 2002, pp. 30–31, (ISBN 0387950761).
  • Kirby, Reid. "The CB Battlefield Legacy: Understanding the Potential Problem of Clustered CB Weapons", Army Chemical Review, pp. 25–29, July–December 2006, accessed November 12, 2008.
  • Kirby, Reid. "The Evolving Role of Biological Weapons", Army Chemical Review, pp. 22–26, July–December 2007, accessed November 12, 2008.
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