CLCAC report to Frederick Mayor and ProMed mail post confirms that Fort Detrick lab was shut down in August 2019.
ProMed has published the statement released by USAMRIID on 2 Aug 2019 which said that its biological safety program and research is currently on hold. it mentioned that the move resulted due to several actions recently taken by the CDC as they identified several deviations in Standard Operating Procedures.
The Frederick News-Post which is local newspaper had reported on the issue on 2 Aug 2019 stating that the USAMRIID at Fort Detrick was ordered to cease all operations after an inspection by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in June 2019.
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