RT-PCR real-time polymerase chain reaction

S&T Science and Technology Directorate

SARS severe acute respiratory syndrome

SNOMED Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine–Clinical Terms

SPADA Stakeholder Panel on Agents for Detection Assays

STD sexually transmitted disease

T&E testing and evaluation

TCL Target Capabilities List

TEMP Test and Evaluation Master Plan

TFAH Trust for America’s Health

TOPOFF Top Officials

TRL technology readiness level

USAMRIID U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases

USPS U.S. Postal Service

UTL Universal Task List

VSL value of a statistical life

WADOH Washington State Department of Health

WHO World Health Organization

WMD weapons of mass destruction



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