Armed Forces Radiobiological Research Institute

Armed Forces Radiobiological Research Institute

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AFRRI

A branch of the American government that focuses on providing national defense against a military or terrorist attack that may employ ionizing radiation or an accidental release of radioactive material. Research investigations at the Institute concentrate on efforts to detect, block, and treat injuries and illnesses caused by the adverse effects of radioactive material on living organisms.
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Formerly, he was director of the Armed Forces Radiobiological Research Institute, the world's largest radiobiological research facility.

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