SAN DIEGO, Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Aethlon Medical, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: AEMD), the pioneer in developing therapeutic filtration devices to address infectious disease and cancer, announced today that it has accepted an invitation to present at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services BARDA Industry Day on Wednesday, January 12, 2011. The Aethlon Medical presentation entitled: "A Broad Spectrum Antiviral Platform Technology" is scheduled to begin at 2:39pm EST. The event will be held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC. Additional details regarding BARDA Industry Day can be accessed online at:
About BARDAThe Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA), within the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, provides an integrated, systematic approach to the development and purchase of the necessary vaccines, drugs, therapies, and diagnostic tools for public health medical emergencies.
BARDA manages Project BioShield, which includes the procurement and advanced development of medical countermeasures for chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear agents, as well as the advanced development and procurement of medical countermeasures for pandemic influenza and other emerging infectious diseases that fall outside the auspices of Project BioShield. In addition, BARDA manages the Public Health Emergency Medical Countermeasures Enterprise (PHEMCE).
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