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biosafety
Subject Category
H Health and Pathology
Definition
Biosafety is the application of safety precautions that reduce a laboratorian’s risk of exposure to a potentially infectious microbe and limit contamination of the work environment and, ultimately, the community.
Definition Source
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/17514.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/17514
Broader Term
human health and safety
Narrower Term
biocontainment
Related Term
biosecurity
electromagnetic radiation
genetically modified organisms
gloves
pathogens
toxic substances
Spanish
bioprotección
Term Number
17514