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June 23, 2020

Further Understanding PTSD

Omics Characterization of Combat-Related PTSD: Early Onset and Female Studies   Throughout the military’s history, people have recognized that exposure to traumatic warzone events is often associated with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The illness is marked by clear symptoms such as intrusive memories, avoidance, negative changes in thinking and mood, and changes in physical and

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June 18, 2020

Geneva scientist invents wearable life support to change critical care

Dr. Andriy Batchinsky, MD is pioneering advancements in extracorporeal life support (ECLS), focusing on combat and civilian trauma and novel critical care interventions, to save lives both on and off the battlefield.   “Do with what you have – that’s where battlefield medicine is going today. Medical preparedness cannot assume unlimited supplies are available, which

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June 10, 2020

Geneva donates $41,250 to support COVID-19 testing

The Geneva Foundation, in partnership with the Musculoskeletal Injury Rehabilitation Research for Operational Readiness (MIRROR) program and the Broussard Family Foundation, has donated $41,250 to support 1,900 COVID-19 Antibody Test Kits for a military treatment facility. “This is a great testament to Geneva’s commitment to military medicine and protecting service members to advance research,” commented

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May 13, 2020

Geneva scientist part of international consortium targeting lethal viruses including coronavirus with antibody therapies

With research from filoviruses and hantaviruses underway, Dr. Andrew Herbert hopes to chart a similar path for SARS-CoV-2.   Andrew Herbert, PhD, a senior research scientist for The Geneva Foundation, is part of an international consortium of over 20 investigators from across the globe who recognized the immediate need to address the COVID-19 pandemic early

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April 30, 2020

4D Bio3 Program Completes First 3D Bioprinting Test Experiment in Space

The 3D BioFabrication Facility (BFF) was launched in mid-2019 and marks the first-ever 3D printer capable of manufacturing human tissue (including, someday, organs) in microgravity.   The Geneva Foundation (Geneva), in partnership with the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU), commercial space company TechShot, Inc, and 3D printer manufacturer nScrypt, Inc., have successfully

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April 25, 2020

Combating Malaria

Geneva proudly helps military researchers find new treatments for some of the world’s deadliest and most difficult to treat infectious diseases. Malaria infects approximately 228 million people with approximately 405,000 deaths annually. Approximately 67% of those deaths were children under the age of five in 2018. According to the World Health Organization’s 2019 World Malaria

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April 24, 2020

FOXTROT project and Geneva researcher recognized for achievements in improving ophthalmic trauma care

Researchers at Telemedicine and Advanced Technology Research Center’s (TATRC) Mobile Health Innovation Center (mHIC), supported by Geneva, are advancing traditional communication mechanisms to improve care coordination between patients and providers in ophthalmic trauma care. The Forward Operating Base Expert Telemedicine Resource Utilizing Mobile Application for Trauma (FOXTROT) study is led by Principal Investigator (PI) MAJ

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