chemical defense

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  • noun

Synonyms for chemical defense

procedures involved in taking defensive measures against attacks using chemical agents

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is a pharmaceutical company focused on the development of innovative new drug therapies for chemical defense and for the treatment of nervous system disorders such as schizophrenia, mild cognitive impairment and memory/attention impairments associated with aging, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and pain.
This step to diversify our product portfolio with the acquisition of a premier chemical defense technology platform, along with an extraordinary group of high caliber senior R&D scientists and administrative staff, all in one transaction, greatly strengthens PharmAthene's ability to take a leadership role in the effort to protect the United States and its Allies from chemical and bioterrorism," said David P.
CBRN and EOD Soldiers and their Iraqi Chemical Defense Section counterparts.
34, Multiservice Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures for Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Defense of Theater Fixed Sites, Ports, and Airfields.
19 /PRNewswire/ -- I welcome today's decision by NATO's Defense Planning Committee to approve the deployment of AWACS aircraft, Patriot missiles, and biological and chemical defense equipment to Turkey.
Army Medical Research Institute of Chemical Defense will evaluate the efficacy of the formulations against the actual agents.
He fostered an engineer- and acquisition-oriented atmosphere that delivered thirteen new chemical defense systems to our Soldiers.
Dominy, President and CEO said, "The Company's strategy is to exit the materials segment of the business and focus its efforts on the core competencies of manufacturing advanced composite structures and chemical defense products which have shown strong growth this year over the past year.
Originally designed to serve both the chemical defense and the critical infrastructure market, the RAID-S has now been redesigned and updated, resulting in two different products for two different applications.
The Company is also a leader in the development and production of chemical defense systems.
Taxol, a compound derived from the bark of the Pacific yew, may be a useful first chemical defense against tumors as well as a last-resort cancer treatment.
The adult monarch's chemical defense, however, does depend on toxins in the milkweed plants on which its caterpillars feed, Brower notes.
It's the only case I know in which one organism captures another for a chemical defense," says marine ecologist Diane K.
MEinwald's analyses show that females not only get a hefty does of the male-harvested toxin during mating but also pass on the chemical defense in their eggs.
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