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NIH Guideline Updates

April 25, 2019, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) finalized a proposal to amend the NIH Guidelines for Research Involving Recombinant or Synthetic Nucleic Acid Molecules (NIH Guidelines) to streamline the oversight of gene therapy research. This proposal, which was … Continue reading

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Upcoming Training

The 16th Annual Biosafety and Biosecurity Training Course will be held in Fort Collins, Colorado, at the Hilton Fort Collins hotel. The BBTC 2019 Hilton Fort Collins room rates are $129 per night for single or double. Hotel room rates … Continue reading

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2017 Symposium

The FRaBSA Inaugural Biosafety Symposium was held September 29, 2017 in Boulder, CO. Agenda and links to the video are available in the members only section. click here

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ABSA Risk Group Database App

Risk Group Database App FREE for iTunes and Android! ABSA International created an app for the ABSA Risk Group Database, which is available for Apple and Android devices. The app will allow users to access the ABSA Risk Group Database … Continue reading

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Everett Hanel, Jr. Presidential Award

Biosafety director earns acclaim for securing research pathogens | SOURCE <style> .wpb_animate_when_almost_visible { opacity: 1; }</style> The Colorado State University officer charged with protecting researchers and the public from infectious research pathogens has received international honors for effective safeguards that … Continue reading

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HHS selects nine regional Ebola and other special pathogen treatment centers

http://www.hhs.gov/news/press/2015pres/06/20150612b.html HHS selects nine regional Ebola and other special pathogen treatment centers • Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment in partnership with Denver Health Medical Center in Denver, Colorado

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