National Institute for Communicable Diseases Special Pathogens Unit Sandringham, Johannesburg South Africa
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) NIAID Rocky Mountain Lab Hamilton, MT United States
National Institute of Infectious Diseases Lazzaro Spallanzani Hospital Rome, Italy
Philipps Universität Marburg Institute for Virology Marburg, Germany
Queensland Health Queensland Health Forensic and Scientific Services Brisbane, Queensland Australia
Research Institute of Molecular Biology Vector–Novosibirsk Novosibirsk, Russia
Russian Ministry of Defense Institute of Microbiology Kirov, Russia
Russian Ministry of Defense Virological Center of the Institute of Microbiology Sergiev Possad, Russia
Swedish Institute for Communicable Disease Control Department of Preparedness/Highly Pathogenic Microorganisms Solna, Sweden
Teaching Hospital of Geneva Teaching Hospital of Geneva Geneva, Switzerland
Texas Biomedical Research Institutea Texas Biomedical Research Institutea San Antonio, TX United States
United States Army Medical Research Institute for Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID) USAMRIID Frederick, MD United States
University of Texas Medical Branch Shope Lab, Galveston National Laboratory Galveston, TX United States
Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory Melbourne, Victoria Australia
Westmead Hospital Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology Laboratory Service (CIDMLS) and The Institute for Clinical Pathology and Medical Research (ICPMR) Sydney, New South Wales Australia

SOURCE: Committee

a Formerly Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research

Table 8-2 Laboratories built for BSL-4 work that as of the date of publication community opposition had prevented from operating at a BSL-4 level.

Institution Laboratory Location
Boston University National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories Boston, MA United States
Central Public Health Laboratory Central Public Health Laboratory Etobicoke Ontario, Canada
Institute of Physical and Chemical Research (RIKEN) RIKEN Kanto, Tokyo Japan
National Institute of Infectious Diseases (NIID) NIID Tokyo, Japan

SOURCE: Committee

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From the Detection of BSL-4 Pathogens to the Development of Preventive and Curative Strategies

Gary Kobinger (Public Health Agency of Canada, Canada) described the structure and goals of the Emerging and Dangerous Pathogens Laboratory Network (EDPLN).



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