IBC Links and Resources

TitleDescriptionType
Risk Group DatabaseOnline database for risks groups of infectious agents hosted by American Biological Safety Association. WEB
Pathogen Safety Data Sheets and Risk AssessmentTechnical documents published by the Public Health Agency of Canada describing the hazardous properties of human pathogens and recommendations for work involving these agents in a laboratory setting.WEB
HHS and USDA Select Agents and ToxinsResources for select agents and toxins provided under Federal Select Agent Program.WEB
Dual Use Research of Concern and US Government Policy on Life Sciences Dual Use Research of ConcernPolicies relevant to dual use research of concern published by the United States Government.WEB
USDA Animal and Plant Inspection Service Biotechnology Regulatory services (APHIS/BRS)Biotechnology Regulatory Services (BRS) implements APHIS regulations for certain genetically engineered (GE) organisms that may pose a risk to plant health.WEB
U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)U.S. Food and Drug Administration web site.WEB
CDC MMWR Guidelines for Biosafety Laboratory Competency Guidelines for working with biologic agents at the three highest biosafety levels (BSLs) (levels 2, 3, and 4).PDF