Accession Number : ADB089975


Title :   Proceedings of the Annual Chemical Defense Bioscience Review (4th) Held at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland on 30 May-1 June 1984


Descriptive Note : Review proceedings, 30 May-1 Jun 1984


Corporate Author : ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH INST OF CHEMICAL DEFENSE ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD


Personal Author(s) : Lindstrom, Richard E


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/b089975.pdf


Report Date : 01 Jun 1984


Pagination or Media Count : 584


Abstract : The Fourth Annual Chemical Defense Bioscience Review was held at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland on 30 May-1 June, 1984. The objective of this review was to present selected research findings in the area of medical defense against chemical warfare agents. This document constitutes the proceedings of that review. Additional keywords: Nerve agents, Soman intoxication, Cyanide intoxication, Animal models, Chemical casualties, Human cyanide poisoning, Chemoprophylaxis, Blood-brain barrier, Monoclonal antibodies, Acetylcholinesterase, Acetylcholine receptor, Chemical warfare agents, Pyridostigmine, Biotechnology, Skin injuries, Molecular biology, Organophosphates, Medical research, and Army research.


Descriptors :   *CHEMICAL WARFARE , *CHEMICAL WARFARE AGENTS , PROTECTION , THERAPY , MOLECULAR BIOLOGY , INTOXICATION , CYANIDES , SKIN(ANATOMY) , ORGANOPHOSPHATES , CHEMOTHERAPY , ANATOMICAL MODELS , EFFICIENCY , TOXICITY , WOUNDS AND INJURIES


Subject Categories : Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE