Naval Medical Research Center
The Naval Medical Research Center provides basic and applied biomedical research to meet the Navy’s medical needs. Its areas of focus include infectious diseases; biological warfare detection and defense; combat casualty care; environment health concerns; bone marrow research and registry; aerospace and undersea medicine; medical modeling; simulation and operational mission support; and epidemiology and behavioral sciences.
Ligament fixation screw
Anchor, screw, and barbed washer design provides superior attachment of ligaments in reconstruction surgeries
User adjustable prosthetic ankle
Allows leg prostheses to readily accommodate footwear with differing heel heights
Magnetic pest control method and device
An environmentally friendly magnetic trap that can capture and immobilize insect and small rodent pests
Insect Static Charge Measuring Device
Device to measure static electricity charge generated by flying insects for research & electrostatic spraying
Adenoviral vector-based malaria vaccines
The invention provides a method of inducing an immune response against malaria in a mammal. The method comprises intramuscularly administering to a mammal a composition comprising a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier…
Aptamer drug for detoxification of Staphylococcus aureus alpha-toxin
Aptamers and methods of use thereof are presented for the treatment or diagnosis of Staphylococcus aureus infection. The aptamers binds to and capable of neutralization of Staphylococcus aureus alpha-toxin.
Adhesin-enterotoxin chimera based immunongenic composition against enterotoxigenic Escherichia...
The inventive subject matter relates to an immunogenic composition composed of a chimeric molecule including a conformationally stable adhesin from Escherichia coli fused to a bacterial toxin A subunit, such…
Anti-adhesin based passive immunoprophylactic
The invention relates to an immunogenic composition and method of the immunogenic composition for the production and administration of a passive immunoprophylactic against enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli. The immunoprophylactic is made…
Immunogenic capsule composition for use as a vaccine...
An immunogenic composition, and method of using the composition, composed of a capsule polysaccharide polymer from one or more strains Campylobacter jejuni. The composition is either used alone or is…
Adhesin as immunogen against enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli
The inventive subject matter relates to the methods for the induction of immunity and prevention of diarrhea resulting from Escherichia coli. The inventive subject matter also relates to the use…
Psoralen-inactivated viral vaccine and method of preparation
A method to prepare inactivate viral vaccine by exposing the virus to a predetermined concentration of an inactivating psoralen, and a preselected intensity of ultraviolet radiation for a time period…