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Biological warfare agents are the most problematic of the weapons of mass destruction and terror. Both civilian and military sources predict that over the next decade the threat from proliferation of these agents will increase significantly. In this review we summarize the state of the art in detection and identification of biological threat agents based on PCR technology with emphasis on the new technology of microarrays. The advantages and limitations of real-time PCR technology and a reviewdoi:10.2144/03354ss03 pmid:14579752 fatcat:2k2zwdazr5fpvp5dzz2r3jcu2u