U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID)

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FLC Region

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Address

1425 Porter Street
Ft. Detrick, MD 21702-5011
United States

Laboratory Representative

Description

USAMRIID, (Fort Detrick, Md.) conducts basic and applied research on biological threats resulting in medical solutions to protect military service members. USAMRIID, an organization of the U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command, is the lead medical research Laboratory for the U.S. Biological Defense Research Program. The Institute plays a key role as the only Laboratory in the Department of Defense (DoD) equipped to safely study highly hazardous infectious agents requiring maximum containment at biosafety level (BSL)-4. As the center of excellence for DoD medical biological defense research, USAMRIID's challenge is to maintain its world-class scientific and technology base while being responsive to its primary customer the warfighter.

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To conduct basic and applied research on biological threats resulting in medical solutions to protect the warfighter.

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