References and Resources

Here, you will find a complete list of resources commonly used by our Biological Safety Team and references used to compile the information found on our site. Should you have any questions or comments, please do not hesitate to contact our office.

Resources

USDA ASPHIS Import and Export Information

National Science Advisory Board for Biosecurity

CDC Etiologic Agent Import Permit Program

CDC Biosafety in Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories (BMBL) 5th Edition

American Biological Safety Association

Pathogen Safety Data Sheets and Risk Assessment

National Science Advisory Board for Biosecurity

Selection, Installation and Use of Biosafety Cabinets

Biological Safety References

Possession, use and transfer of biological agents and toxins, Title 29 CFR Part 121. U.S. Department of Agriculture. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C.

Possession, use and transfer of biological agents and toxins, Title 29 CFR Part 331. U.S. Department of Agriculture. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C.

Possession, use and transfer of select agents and toxins, Title 42 CFR Part 73. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. U. S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C.

Biological Safety Principles and Practices. ASM Press, Washington, D.C.

Dangerous Goods Regulations. International Air Transport Association, Montreal – Geneva.

Antisepsis, Disinfection, and Sterilization – Types, Action, and Resistance. ASM Press, Washington, D.C.

Guidelines for Research Involving Recombinant DNA Molecules. National Institutes of Health. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, D.C.

Occupational Health and Safety in the Care and Use of Research Animals. National Research Council. National Academy Press, Washington, D.C.

Class II (laminar flow) biosafety cabinetry, NSF/ANSI 49. National Sanitation Foundation. NSF International, Ann Arbor, MI.

Bloodborne Pathogens, Title 29 Code of Federal Regulations Part 1910.1030. Occupational Safety and Health Administration. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C.

Enforcement Procedures and Scheduling for Occupational Exposure to Tuberculosis, CPL 02-00-106. Office of Health Compliance Assistance. Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Washington, D.C.

Biosafety in Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and National Institutes of Health. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C.

Laboratory Biosafety Manual. World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

Biosafety Reference Manual. American Industrial Hygiene Association, Fairfax, VA.

Control of Communicable Diseases Manual. American Public Health Association. Washington, D.C.

Disinfection, Sterilization, and Preservation. Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, Baltimore, MD.

Defense Against Toxin Weapons. U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, Fort Detrick, MD.

Guide for the Care and Use of Research Animals. National Research Council. National Academy Press, Washington, D.C.

Guideline for Disinfection and Sterilization in Healthcare Facilities. Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA.

Report of the Trans-Federal Task Force on Optimizing Biosafety and Biocontainment Oversight. U.S. Department of Health and Human Service and the U.S. Department of Agriculture.