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Laboratory biosafety manual [publication] /

by Organisation mondiale de la santé‏ ‎.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Geneva : WHO, 2004Edition: 3rd ed.Description: VIII, 178 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9241546506.MeSH subject(s): Containment of Biohazards | Laboratories | Laboratory Infection | Containment of Biohazards -- methods | Laboratories -- standards | Laboratory Infection -- prevention & control | Laboratory ManualsPUBLICATION TYPE SAPHIR: MonographOnline resources: Date de consultation : 16.08.2006 Summary: The manual now covers risk assessment and safe use of recombinant DNA technology, and provides guidelines for the comissioning and cetification of laboratories. Laboratory biosecurity concepts are introduced, and the latest regulations for the transport of infectious substances are reflected. Material on safety in health-care laboratories, previously published elsewhere by WHO, has also been incorporated. [Ed.]
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IST, Institut universitaire romand de santé au travail; Bibliothèque
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The manual now covers risk assessment and safe use of recombinant DNA technology, and provides guidelines for the comissioning and cetification of laboratories. Laboratory biosecurity concepts are introduced, and the latest regulations for the transport of infectious substances are reflected. Material on safety in health-care laboratories, previously published elsewhere by WHO, has also been incorporated. [Ed.]