Biological Safety Manual - Index


Biological Safety Manual - Index

Index A: Acronyms

  • A1HV-1: Alcelaphine Herpesvirus-1
  • ABSA: American Biological Safety Association
  • ABSL: Animal Biosafety Level
  • ACAV: American Committee on Arthropod-Borne Viruses
  • ACIP: Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices
  • ACG: Arthropod Containment Guidelines
  • ACL: Arthropod Containment Levels
  • ACME: American Committee of Medical Entomology
  • AHS: African Horse Sickness
  • AHSV: African Horse Sickness Virus
  • AKAV: Akabane Virus
  • APHIS: Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
  • APMV-1: Avian Paramyxovirus Type 1
  • ASF: African Swine Fever
  • ASFV: African Swine Fever Virus
  • ASHRAE: American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers
  • ASTMH: American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
  • BCG: Bacillus Calmette-Guérin
  • BDV: Border Disease Virus
  • BMBL: Biosafety in Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories
  • BoNT: Botulinium neurotoxin
  • BSC: Biological Safety Cabinet
  • BSE: Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy
  • BSL: Biosafety Level
  • BSL: 3-Ag BSL-3-Agriculture
  • BSO: Biological Safety Officer
  • BTV: Bluetongue Virus
  • BVDL: Bovine Viral Diarrhea Virus
  • CAV: Constant Air Volume
  • CBPP: Contagious Bovine Pleuropneumonia CCPP Contagious Caprine Pleuropneumonia
  • CETBE: Central European Tick-Borne Encephalitis
  • CDC: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • CHV-1: Cercopithecine Herpesvirus-1
  • CJD: Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease
  • CJIS: Criminal Justice Information Services Division
  • CNS: Central Nervous System
  • CSF: Cerebrospinal Fluid
  • CSFV: Classical Swine Fever Virus
  • DHHS: Department of Health and Human Services
  • DoC: Department of Commerce
  • DOD: Department of Defense
  • DOL: Department of Labor
  • DOT: Department of Transportation
  • EBV: Epstein-Barr Virus
  • EEE: Eastern Equine Encephalomyelitis
  • EPA: Environmental Protection Agency
  • EtOH: Ethanol
  • FDA: Food and Drug Administration
  • FFI: Fatal Familial Insomnia
  • FMD: Foot and Mouth Disease
  • FMDV: Foot and Mouth Disease Virus
  • GI: Gastrointestinal Tract
  • GSS: Gerstmann-Straussler-Scheinker Syndrome
  • HEPA: High Efficiency Particulate Air
  • HBV: Hepatitis B Virus
  • HCMV: Human Cytomegalovirus
  • HCV: Hepatitis C Virus
  • HD: Heartwater Disease
  • HDV: Hepatitis D Virus
  • HFRS: Hemorrhagic Fever with Renal Syndrome
  • HHV: Human Herpes Virus
  • HHV-6A: Human Herpes Virus -6A
  • HHV-6B: Human Herpes Virus -6B
  • HHV-7: Human Herpes Virus -7
  • HHV-8: Human Herpes Virus -8
  • HIV: Human Immunodeficiency Virus
  • HPAI: Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza
  • HPAIV: Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Virus
  • HPS: Hanta Pulmonary Syndrome
  • HSV-1: Herpes Simplex Virus-1
  • HSV-2: Herpes Simplex Virus-2
  • HTLV: Human T-Lymphotropic Viruses
  • HVAC: Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning
  • IACUC: Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee
  • IATA: International Air Transport Association
  • IBC: Institutional Biosafety Committee
  • ICAO: International Civil Aviation Organization
  • ID: Infectious Dose
  • ID50: Number of organisms necessary to infect 50% of a group of animals
  • IgG: Immunoglobulin
  • ILAR: Institute for Laboratory Animal Research
  • IND: Investigational New Drug
  • IPM: Integrated Pest Management
  • IPV: Inactivated Poliovirus Vaccine
  • ISA: Infectious Salmon Anemia
  • ISAV: Infectious Salmon Anemia Virus
  • LAI: Laboratory-Associated Infections
  • LCM: Lymphocytic Choriomeningitis
  • LCMV: Lymphocytic Choriomeningitis Virus
  • LD: Lethal Dose
  • lfpm: Linear Feet Per Minute
  • LGV: Lymphogranuloma Venereum
  • LMW: Low Molecular Weight
  • LSD: Lumpy Skin Disease
  • LSDV: Lumpy Skin Disease Virus
  • MCF: Malignant Catarrhal Fever
  • MenV: Menangle Virus
  • MMWR: Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report
  • MPPS: Most Penetrating Particle Size
  • NaOCl: Sodium Hypochlorite
  • NaOH: Sodium Hydroxide
  • NBL: National Biocontainment Laboratory
  • NCI: National Cancer Institute
  • ND: Newcastle Disease
  • NDV: Newcastle Disease Virus
  • NHP: Nonhuman Primate
  • NIH: National Institutes of Health
  • NIH Guidelines: NIH Guidelines for Research Involving Recombinant DNA Molecules
  • NIOSH: National Institutes for Occupational Safety and Health
  • OBA: NIH Office of Biotechnology Activities
  • OIE: World Organization for Animal Health
  • OPV: Oral Poliovirus Vaccine
  • OSHA: Occupational Safety and Health Administration
  • PAPR: Positive Air-Purifying Respirator
  • PBT: Pentavalent Botulinum Toxoid Vaccine
  • PPD: Purified Protein Derivative
  • PPM: Parts Per Million
  • PPRV: Pest des Petits Ruminants Virus
  • Prp: Prion Protein
  • RAC: Recombinant DNA Advisory Committee
  • RBL: Regional Biocontainment Laboratory
  • RP: Rinderpest
  • RPV: Rinderpest Virus
  • RVF: Rift Valley Fever
  • RVFV: Rift Valley Fever Virus
  • SALS: Subcommittee on Arbovirus Laboratory Safety
  • SARS: Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome
  • SARS-CoV: SARS-Associated Coronavirus
  • SCID: Severe Combined Immune Deficient
  • SC type: Small-Colony type
  • SE: Staphylococcal Enterotoxins
  • SEA: SE Serotype A
  • SEB SE: Serotype B
  • SIV: Simian Immunodeficiency Virus
  • SGP: Sheep and Goat Pox
  • SGPV: Sheep and Goat Pox Virus
  • SOP: Standard Operating Procedure
  • SVCV: Spring Viremia of Carp virus
  • SVD: Swine Vesicular Disease
  • SVDV: Swine Vesicular Disease Virus
  • TLV: Threshold Limit Values
  • TME: Transmissible Mink Encephalopathies
  • TSE: Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies
  • UV: Ultraviolet
  • USAMRIID: U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases
  • USDA: U.S. Department of Agriculture
  • USPS: United States Postal Service
  • UPS: Uninterrupted Power Supply
  • VAV: Variable Air Volume
  • VEE: Venezuelan Equine Encephalitis
  • VS: Veterinary Services
  • VZV: Varicella-Zoster Virus
  • WEE: Western Equine Encephalomyelitis
  • WHO: World Health Organization
  • WNV: West Nile Virus

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