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Medical Research
and Technology
USAMRDC manages and executes research in five basic areas: military infectious diseases, combat casualty care, military operational medicine, chemical biological defense, and clinical and rehabilitative medicine.
Medical Program Management/Product Development and
Systems Management
The Command's product line includes vaccines, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, medical equipment, and information technology-a portfolio far more diverse and complex than any commercial medical product developer.
USAMRDC works closely with the Army Medical Logistics Command to ensure lifesaving products make it to the battlefield.

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Welcome to the U.S. Army Medical Research and Development Command's website. Thank you for your interest in our organization. Our command plays a vital role in the advancement of military medicine. From illness to injury, the U.S. Army Medical Research and Development Command is the only organization solely focused on research and development to address the military's unique medical requirements. Please check our website for updated news, publications, and general information about USAMRDC.

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