Accession Number:

AD0750382

Title:

A Vaccine Against Organophosphorus Poisoning

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

EDGEWOOD ARSENAL ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Report Date:

1972-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

Immunization against nerve agents constitutes the first instance that vaccination against a synthetic chemical, not occurring in nature, has been found to be pharmacologically effective. It is hoped that immunohistochemically monitored refinements will make the procedure clinically safe.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE