30 June 2015
By Melissa Myers, USAMRMC Public Affairs

The 2015 U.S. Army Soldier Show arrived at Fort Detrick June 18, delivering a high-energy 90-minute live musical production showcasing the talents of Soldiers selected by audition throughout the active duty, reserve and National Guard Army. This year’s production, “We Serve,” explored the foundational elements of what it means to serve – both in and out of uniform – as well as how our country serves Soldiers in return.

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By Nick Minecci USAG Public Affairs

President Barack Obama declared June as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month, and the Fort Detrick celebrated the achievements and sacrifices of LGBT community during the Fort Detrick Pride Month Observance June 19, at the Fort Detrick Auditorium.

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18 June 2015
By Caree Vander Linden, USAMRIID PAO

Army scientists working to support the Ebola virus outbreak response in West Africa have established the first genomic surveillance capability in Liberia, enabling them to monitor genetic changes in the virus within one week of sample collection. An article describing their work was recently published ahead of print in the online edition of Emerging Infectious Diseases.

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By Bob Reinert, USAG Natick Public Affairs

If you can’t see it, you can’t attack it.

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By Carey Phillips, USAMMDA Public Affairs

The U.S. Army Medical Materiel Development Activity’s Medical Support Systems Project Management Office announced the assignment of a National Stock Number to the Egret™ Bed Net, manufactured by Triton Systems, Inc., making it ready for field procurement. The Egret™ Bed Net is a dual-insecticide-treated net designed to provide enhanced protection to Soldiers against infectious diseases transmitted by flying insect vectors.

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