Legacy of Our Veterans' Military Exposures
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Birth Defect Research Research for Children

BDRC has worked with Vietnam veterans’ families since 1986. BDRC has collected information from thousands of families of Vietnam veterans and has found a consistent pattern of disabilities in their children.

Immunorepertoire

New slant on personalized medicine “The immune system has already made a diagnosis,” he said. “If only we could read it!”

Agent Blue

Agent Blue is one of the "rainbow herbicides" that is known for its use by the United States during the Vietnam War.

Agent Purple

Agent Purple is the code name for a powerful herbicide and defoliant used by the U.S. military in their herbicidal warfare program during the Vietnam War.

Agent Orange

Agent Orange is the code name for a herbicide and defoliant used by the U. S. Military in it's Herbicidal Warfare program during the Vietnam war.

Veterans Research Video

Veterans Research
Since 1990, BDRC has been collecting data linking birth defects to veterans’ toxic exposures during the Vietnam and Gulf Wars. This work helped lay the groundwork for a law requiring the VA to study the effects of toxins on male veterans’ children. We need your help to keep this momentum going. DONATE NOW
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Government Databases

DATA.gov The home of the U.S. Government’s open data… <a href=”http://www.data.gov/” target=”_blank”>Access Database</a>   EPA

Autoimmune Disease Databases

Kaiser Permanente Autoimmune Disease Registry The Registry was founded in 2009 with funding by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. With tens of thousands of

Environmental Databases

Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) EPA’s Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) is a human health assessment program that evaluates information on health effects

Rare Disease Database

Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD) If you are seeking information about a rare disease that is not in this database, we would suggest contacting the Genetic and

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