Latest Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute Stories

2013-05-02 23:19:48

Dade Moeller Senior Health Physicist Edward F.

2010-02-23 11:00:00

MENLO PARK, Calif., Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- SRI International, an independent nonprofit research and development institute, has received a $3.8M contract from the Department of Health and Human Services Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA).

2009-04-20 14:23:14

U.S. researchers say they have determined treatment with biphosphonates could prevent radiation-induced leukemia. Alexandra Miller, a senior scientist at the U.S.

2009-04-20 15:30:00

Researchers at the Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute in Bethesda, Maryland, reported Sunday that two compounds in a class of bone-strengthening drugs known as bisphosphonates may protect people exposed to radiation from developing leukemia -- a common long-term side effect of radiation exposure.

2008-10-30 15:00:38

A U.S. company says it's started initial human safety testing of a drug designed to treat exposure to radiation from nuclear weapons or a nuclear accident. Cleveland BioLabs Inc. said it dosed its first healthy volunteer this month in the human safety study required by the U.S.

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