AFRRI


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AcronymDefinition
AFRRIArmed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute
AFRRIAfrican Farm Radio Research Initiative (various nations)
AFRRIAppalachian Flood Risk Reduction Initiative
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David Livengood, the chairman of the department of cellular radiobiology at AFRRI, said, "We were particularly surprised at how quickly we found oncogenes.
In the Radiation Research article, "Radiation Protection by a New Chemical Entity Ex-RAD[TM]: Efficacy and Mechanisms," scientists from AFRRI and Onconova reported that Ex-RAD[TM] promoted survival of lethally irradiated mice.
The novel mechanism of action of Ex-RAD[TM] was elucidated by the scientists from AFRRI led by Dr.
Humanetics has been working with researchers at AFRRI for several years to develop BIO 300 and other safe, effective agents to prevent and treat ARS.
Humanetics said it will work with AFRRI to complete the remaining pre-clinical studies on BIO 300 within the next few months and will file an Investigational New Drug (IND) application with the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) by mid-2006.
Humanetics will collaborate on development of BIO300 with AFRRI, which is considered the country's premier center for radiation injury countermeasure research.