Accession Number : ADB146418

Title :   Identification and Selective Acquisition of Chemicals and Drugs for Antiviral Chemotherapy.

Descriptive Note : Annual rept. 15 Jul 85-14 Jul 86,

Corporate Author : TECHNASSOCIATES INC IJAMSVILLE MD

Personal Author(s) : Stephen, Edward L.

Report Date : 15 AUG 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 60

Abstract : This report describes the initial year's efforts toward the identification, selection and acquisition of chemicals and drugs relating to antiviral chemotherapy. The thrust of the drug development program is on the development of drugs for the prophylaxis or treatment of U.S. military personnel at risk of exposure to natural viral infections and/or altered microorganisms. Early activities included the investigation and selection of software, hardware and source databases to manage the collection, manipulation and storage of data. Sources of chemical compounds of interest to the DAS project were located and agreements processed for signature. Keywords: Chemotherapy, Chemicals, Drugs, Viruses, Immunology, Prioritization risk. (cp)

Descriptors :   *ANTIVIRAL AGENTS, *CHEMICALS, *CHEMOTHERAPY, *DRUGS, ACQUISITION, CHEMICAL COMPOUNDS, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, DATA BASES, DATA STORAGE SYSTEMS, IMMUNOLOGY, MICROORGANISMS, MILITARY PERSONNEL, PREVENTIVE MEDICINE, RISK, VIRUS DISEASES.

Subject Categories : Pharmacology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE