biosafety levels

Corona90 corona90 at aol.com
Wed Jan 8 10:23:51 EST 1997


In article
<c=US%a=_%p=Saint_Michael's_%l=PHANTOM-970107193954Z-1447 at phantom.smcvt.ed
u>, gbauer at smcvt.edu (Glenn Bauer) says:
>
>
>        I am trying to find definitions for the biosafety levels (1,2,3,
and 4)
>as they pertain to laminar flow hoods.  Can anyone point me in the right
>direction?
>
>

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) publishes a manual
that covers this topic, entitled "Biosafety in Microbiological and
Biomedical Laboratories, 3rd edition", 1993.  The stock number is
017-040-00523-7, and can be obtained by calling (202) 512-2356.  I believe
the cost is $6.00.

-gary cage
 Clinical and Reference Microbiology
 Arizona State Laboratory
 1520 W. Adams
 Phoenix, AZ  85007
 (602) 542-6131
 (602) 542-1169 FAX



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