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4th AfBSA Biological Safety Conference Call for Abstracts

4th AfBSA Biological Safety Conference Call for Abstracts

The African Biological Safety Association (AfBSA) www.afbsa.org is a professional Association that aims to congregate practitioners of biological safety, promote biosafety and biosecurity as a discipline through awareness and to facilitate the sharing of biosafety and biosecurity information in the African region..

Ethiopia: Nation Acquires First Bio-Safety Mobile Lab

Ethiopia acquired the first of its kind level three mobile bio-safety laboratory to diagnose micro-organisms including viral hemorrhagic fevers and other emerging viruses. The one million USD worth laboratory provides the country with critical resource needed to work with and respond to highly infectious disease causing micro-organisms. The laboratory is the outcome of extraordinary technical and financial partnership between the Ministry of Health and the United Nations Country Team (UNCT) in Ethiopia.

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