GUIDE LINES FOR HANDLING AND SHIPPING NEISSERIA MENINGITIDIS FROM CF HOSPITALS TO DEFENCE RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENT SUFFIELD

Authors
  1. Spence, M.R.
  2. White, L.A.
Corporate Authors
Defence Research Establishment Suffield, Ralston ALTA (CAN)
Abstract
Instructions are presented to ensure the transport of Neisseria meningitidis in viable state from remote sites to a diagnostic laboratory. Precautions are outlned which are necessary to prevent the accidental release of pathogenic material during shipment. In addition, instructions are provided for the handling of initial isolate material (e.g. on swabs or in cerebrospinal fluid (SCF)).
Report Number
TR-360 —
Date of publication
15 Oct 1975
Number of Pages
9
DSTKIM No
76-01062
CANDIS No
118177
Format(s):
Hardcopy;Originator's fiche received by DSIS

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