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Marines Fielding Freeze-Dried Plasma in October to Improve Lifesaving on the Battlefield

Marines Fielding Freeze-Dried Plasma in October to Improve Lifesaving on the Battlefield

Critical Skills Operators with U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Special Operations Command simulate administering freeze-dried plasma to a role-playing casualty during a Raven exercise at Camp Shelby Joint Force Training Center, Miss. on May 1, 2017. US Marine Corps Photo

The Marine Corps will employ a new method that could cut down on the time it would take to save lives on the battlefield with a new type of freeze-dried plasma that could save 40 minutes off treating injured service members. Read More