The Virus busters

In the past few months, some of India’s leading virologists have moved from biosafety level 1 and 2 laboratories to biosafety level 4 (BSL-4) facilities.

Biometrics required for new DOD bio/toxins lab access in response to security lapses

Various forms of biometrics are being incorporated at all US Department of Defense (DOD) laboratories and other facilities using Biological Select Agents and Toxins (BSAT) pursuant to revised access controls for use with respect to individuals working with BSATs in response to serious security lapses.