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ID (ISN) del documento43830
Número CIS 85-709
ISBN(s) 0-11-883761-3
Año 1984
Número de serie
Advisory Committee on Dangerous Pathogens
Título Categorisation of pathogens according to hazard and categories of containment
Información bibliográfica H.M. Stationery Office, 49 High Holborn, London WC1V 6HB, United Kingdom, 1984. 48p. Illus. 16 ref. Price: £4.50.
Resumen A classification of pathogens (bacteria, fungi, parasites, and viruses) according to the hazards they represent. Requirements for safe operation of laboratories are listed for 4 levels of containment, as well as for the handling of vertebrate animals experimentally infected with one of these 4 categories of pathogens. In the appendix: safe use of microbiological safety cabinets; use of respiratory protective equipment; containment of latently infected animals; safe use of invertebrate animals in laboratories; handling of patients infected with pathogens, and safe use of associated laboratory specimens; handling rabies and hepatitis B virus; training of laboratory personnel.
Descriptores (primarios) trabajos de laboratorio; riesgos biológicos; Reino Unido
Descriptores (secundarios) enfermedades parasitarias; animales de experimentación; microrganismos; bacterias patógenas; virus; champiñones; nota informativa; hepatitis vírica; rabia; respiradores; recambio; clasificación; enfermedades infecciosas
Tipo de documento F - Notas informativas, directrices prácticas, normas
Tema(s) Sustancias tóxicas y peligrosas
Broad subject area(s)
Navegación por categoria(s) Zoonoses
Biological hazards
Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Viral diseases (other than aids)