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NAMRU-SA researchers working on portable sterilizer device for medical instruments
211117-N-ND850-0002.JPG Photo By: Burrell Parmer

Dec 10, 2021
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - Dr. Ashley Dacy, a biomedical engineer assigned to the Biomedical Systems Engineering and Evaluation Department at the Naval Medical Research Unit San Antonio, along with NAMRU San Antonio Chief Science Director Dr. Sylvain Cardin (center), briefs David Dekunder, Joint Base San Antonio Legacy staff writer, on the characteristics of a prototype portable ozone sterilizer at NAMRU San Antonio headquarters. The equipment is being developed by NAMRU San Antonio to be utilized by front-line military corpsmen, clinicians, and dentists during combat and humanitarian missions.


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