Accession Number : ADA154263


Title :   Annual Progress Report - Fiscal Year 1982


Descriptive Note : Rept. for 1 Oct 1981-30 Sep 1982


Corporate Author : ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH INST OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES FORT DETRICK MD


Personal Author(s) : Bailey, C L ; Berendt, R F ; Bunner, D L ; Canonico, P G ; Crumrine, M H


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a154263.pdf


Report Date : 01 Oct 1982


Pagination or Media Count : 213


Abstract : A report on the research program of the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases on Medical Defense Against Biological Agent (U) for Fiscal Year 1982 is presented. The formal mission tasking USAMRIID reads as follows: Perform studies on the pathogenesis, diagnosis, prophylaxis, treatment, and epidemiology of naturally occurring infectious diseases of military importance with emphasis on problems associated with the medical defense against biological agents and on the microorganisms which require special containment facilities. Originator supplied keywords include: Human volunteers, Biological Warfare, Viral Diseases, Prophylaxis, Identification, Bacterial Diseases, Laboratory Animals, Parasite, Biochemistry, Therapy, Pathology, Defense, Metabolism, Malaria, Vulnerability, Host.


Descriptors :   *BIOLOGICAL AGENTS , *BIOLOGICAL WARFARE , *INFECTIOUS DISEASES , *PREVENTIVE MEDICINE , ARMY RESEARCH , HUMANS , BIOCHEMISTRY , FACILITIES , VOLUNTEERS , VULNERABILITY , METABOLISM , CONTAINMENT(GENERAL) , THERAPY , PATHOLOGY , MALARIA , MEDICAL RESEARCH , VIRUS DISEASES , PATHOGENESIS , BACTERIAL DISEASES , EPIDEMIOLOGY , HOSTS(BIOLOGY) , LABORATORY ANIMALS


Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE