Corpus ID: 189893645

Edgewood Arsenal human experiments

  title={Edgewood Arsenal human experiments},
  • Published 2016
From 1948 to 1975, the U.S. Army Chemical Corps conducted classified human subject research at Edgewood Arsenal, Maryland. The purpose was to evaluate the impact of low-dose chemical warfare agents on military personnel and to test protective clothing, pharmaceuticals, and vaccines. A small portion of these studies were directed at psychochemical warfare and grouped under the prosaïc title of the “Medical Research Volunteer Program” (1956-1975). The MRVP was also driven by intelligence… Expand


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