NEW YORK, Sept. 1 (GenomeWeb News) - Invitrogen has created an advisory board for its Biological Defense Systems, which was created "to respond quickly to the evolving requirements of biodefense research by drawing upon technologies from across Invitrogen's broad portfolio," according to James Gilmore, director of the new division.

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