Caldas et al. report a monkeypox infection following a needle stick injury. The article can be downloaded here.
The Federal Coordination Commission for Occupational Safety released the latest version of their guideline 1871 on laboratories. The document may be downloaded here.
Meister et al. published an article in Emerging Infectious Diseases on the use of WHO recommended handrubs to inactivate monkeypox virus. More details may be found here.
Please see the following link for further details.
IFBA launches a call to action for the establishment of an undergraduate degree program in biosafety. See the following link for more details.
The above mentioned publication will not be updated. Instead, the most relevant points will be included in the updated version of «Verhütung blutübertragbarer Infektionen im Gesundheitswesen» : More details can be found at the following link.
How dangerous is gain-of-function (GOF) research? Do the risks outweigh the benefits? How should GOF research be controlled?
Questions like these are discussed in the opinion piece in Science. See the following link for more details.
Novak et al. published an article on H2O2 decontamination filtering face pieces. More details may be found here.
Welch et al. published an article on inactivation of SARS-CoV-2 specimens in common laboratory buffers. See here for more details.
Vega et. al. published an article in International Journal of Infectious Diseases showing the wearing face masks may reduce the frequency of touching one's face. More details may be found here.
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