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Institutional Biosafety Committee

The Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) is charged with ensuring that all research, teaching, and training involving potentially biohazardous agents at Tufts University and Tufts Medical Center is conducted in compliance with relevant regulations and with proper concern for the safety, the environment, and the surrounding communities.

Biological Exposure Response Plans

A

Acanthamoeba
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Acinetobacter
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Adenovirus and Recombinant Adenoviral Vectors
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B

Babesia
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Bacillus anthracis
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Bloodborne Pathogens
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Bordetella pertussis
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Borrelia burgdorferi
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Botulinum toxin (BoNT)
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C

Cholera Toxin
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Clostridium difficile
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Cryptococcus neoformans
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Cryptosporidium
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Cyclospora
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D

Diphtheria Toxin
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E

Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE)
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Enterohemorrhagic E. coli (EHEC)
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F

Francisella tularensis
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G

Giardia
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H

Haemophilus influenzae (H. flu)
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Herpes Simplex Virus 1 (HSV-1)
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I

Intestinal E. coli (except EHEC)
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K

Klebsiella pneumoniae
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L

Legionella pneumophila
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Leishmania
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Listeria monocytogenes
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M

Measles
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Mycobacterium marinum
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Mycobacterium smegmatis
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Mycobacterium tuberculosis
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N

Norovirus
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Neisseria meningitidis
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P

Palytoxin
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Pseudomonas spp.
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Plasmodium falciparum
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Pertussis toxin
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R

Rickettsia typhi
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Ricin
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S

Salmonella typhi
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Salmonella typhimurium
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SARS-COV-2
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Schistosoma mansoni
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Shigella spp.
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Staphylococcal Enterotoxin E
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Streptococcus pneumonia
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T

Toxoplasma gondii
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V

Vaccinia Virus (Vv) and Vaccinia Vectors
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Vibrio cholerae
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Vibrio parahaemolyticus
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Y

Yersinia pestis
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Yersinia pseudotuberculosis
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Z

Zika Virus ERP
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Zika Virus (Guidance and FAQ)
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