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Document ID (ISN)46735
CIS number 86-1760
ISSN - Serial title 0023-5032 - Air Cleaning - Kūki Seijō
Year 1984
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Satoh K., Fujii S.
Title Bio-hazard preventing facilities
Bibliographic information Sep. 1984, Vol.22, No.2, p.1-13. Illus. 4 ref.
Abstract Description of some buildings in Japan with bio-hazard containment facilities. A presentation of the design criteria for preventing bio-hazards from pathogenic microorganisms and recombinant DNA is followed by examples of pathogenic microorganism facilities: the maximum isolation ward of Tokyo Metropolitan Ebara Hospital, the maximum safety laboratory of the Murayama Branch of the National Institute of Health (class 4 level), the Virus Infection Research Department of the Medical Institute of Tokyo University and the Virus Isolation Laboratory of the Domestic Animals Sanitary Examination Institute (class 3 level). As for recombinant DNA facilities, the maximum containment laboratory of the life science facilities of the Tsukuba Centre Institute of Physics and Chemical Research and the DNA Experiment Laboratory of the Chemical Institute of Kyoto University are presented as examples of P4 and P3 levels respectively.
Descriptors (primary) Japan; research establishments; biological hazards
Descriptors (secondary) laboratories
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s) Biological hazards
Browse category(ies) Biological hazards