biological containment


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biological containment

[¦bī·ə¦läj·ə·kəl kən′tān·mənt]
(genetics)
A technique by which the genetic constitution of an organism is altered in order to minimize its ability to grow outside the laboratory. Also known as biocontainment.
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21) States parties must disclose other relevant facilities, such as maximum biological containment facilities.
Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID) would afford the immediate availability of biosafety level 4 laboratories (designed for the study of pathogens requiring maximum biological containment for laboratory safety) and facilitate rapid diagnosis of diseases due to pathogens posing extraordinary laboratory safety hazards.
NuAire garnered the NSF/ANSI 49 listing for biological containment protection for both the operator and product.
The SIAD process was able to penetrate biological containment filters, totally destroy all Bacillus subtilis spores, and preserve the integrity of the filters.
The issues that should be addressed in both the Guidance and ultimately in regulations should include standard operating procedures (SOPs) for comprehensive treatment of biological containment, physical containment, training throughout the development, production, and processing system, identity preservation, security against intentional efforts to cause food adulteration, monitoring and auditing during field tests and commercialization, waste management and disposal, and accident detection and response including the availability of workable testing methods," Dr.