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11 states sue to stop association health plans - MD Linx (press release)


MD Linx (press release)
Eleven states and the District of Columbia have sued the federal government over its proposed final rule to allow for association health plans that get around the Affordable Care Act's (ACA's) mandate to provide essential benefits. ADVERTISEMENT ...

Forensic dentistry, pharmacology, oral pathology explored in CDA Presents lectures - CDA (California Dental Association)


CDA (California Dental Association)
More than 150 lectures and workshops for dentists and their teams are lined up for CDA Presents The Art and Science of Dentistry Sept. 6-8 in San Francisco. Nearly all courses are eligible for C.E. credit and span topics in clinical care, practice ...

Cell Studio: Serious games for immunology - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
The novel platform, known as Cell Studio, can simulate an organic microenvironment with biological and biophysical rules at the cellular level. Several biological scenarios can be simulated, including a 2-D or 3-D spatial patch of tissue or cell ...

African Biological Safety Association (AfBSA)

Nairobi - Kenya

The African Biological Safety Association (AfBSA) is a non-governmental, non-political, non-sectarian and non-profit making through which its members shall work, co-operate and collaborate with one or each other, or with other associations, scientific or health organizations, institutions or individuals throughout Africa or elsewhere in the world.

Objectives of AfBSA :
* To promote Biosafety and Biosecurity as scientific disciplines in Africa
* To provide a professional body that represents the interests and needs of practitioners of biological safety, and to provide a forum for the continued and timely exchange of biological safety information.
* To expand biosafety awareness and promote the development of work practices, equipment and facilities to reduce the potential for occupational illness and adverse environmental impact from infectious agents or biologically-derived materials
* To enhance the knowledge and understanding of biological safety issues throughout Africa.
* To support emerging legislation and standards in the areas of biosafety, biosecurity, biotechnology, transport and associated activities and will act as a focal point for the consolidation of views on these issues in Africa.
* To establish links with other biosafety associations internationally.

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Kenya

The African Biological safety Association (AfBSA) is a non-governmental, non-political, non-sectarian and non-profit making through which its members shall work, co-operate and collaborate with one or each other, or with other associations, scientific or health organizations, institutions or individuals throughout Africa or elsewhere in the world. Objectives of AfBSA: To promote Biosafety and Biosecurity as scientific disciplines in Africa

American Biological Safety Association
Canada

Information on all aspects of biosafety and biological safety, including documents, regulations and guidelines for members and non-members of the ABSA.

American Biological Safety Association
United States

The American Biological Safety Association (ABSA) was founded in 1984 to promote biosafety as a scientific discipline and serve the growing needs of biosafety professionals throughout the world. Its goals are to provide a professional association that represents the interests and needs of practitioners of biological safety, and to provide a forum for the continued and timely exchange of biosafety in formation.

American Biological Safety Association (ABSA)
United States

At the website of the American Biological Safety Association, you can find information about the ABSA Annual Conference, ABSA Review Course, Principles and Practices of Biosafety Course and other educational offerings. There is also extensive information about ABSA's two credentials, the Certified Biological Safety Professional (CBSP) credential, and the Registered Biosafety Professional (RBP) credential. The site also contains important biosafet

Biological Safety Association of Pakistan (BSAP)
Pakistan

Biological Safety Association of Pakistan - (BSAP) is a non- profit organization that is an affiliate of PSM, the leader in the profession of biological safety which was established in 1974. As a result of various International Biosafety and Biosecurity Training Programs, organized during SIBC- 2007, National Hands-on Training Workshop in Islamabad and later in Karachi and Atlanta- USA under the auspices of Pakistan Society for Microbiology (PSM)

Chesapeake Area Biological Safety Association (ChABSA)
United States

ChABSA, the Chesapeake Area Biological Safety Association, is an incorporated, non-profit organization that is an affiliate of the American Biological Safety Association (ABSA) established in 1984. ChABSA was established in 1987 by local area members of ABSA with a similar interest in the safety of research using microorganisms and recombinant DNA. The organization benefits from the unique knowledge base found in the MD-DC-VA region, which is hos

Biological Safety
United States

The Biosafety Office assists the Hopkins community in maintaining a safe work environment that is compliant with federal, state and community regulations. Our goal is to serve as a technical knowledgebase and training resource for biological safety issues on campus. The following services are provided to the Hopkins community through the Biosafety Office: * Recombinant DNA Registration * Infectious Agent/Pathogen Registration *

NuAire Biological Safety Cabinets
United States

Choose NuAire biological safety cabinets for all of your microbiological research needs. Ergonomic biosafety cabinet design improves laboratory safety and process accuracy. Choose a biological safety cabinet class from the web site, or contact NuAire to customize a biosafety cabinet for your research today.

NuAire Biological Safety Cabinets
United States

Choose NuAire biological safety cabinets for all of your microbiological research needs. Ergonomic biosafety cabinet design improves laboratory safety and process accuracy.

Biological Safety Section (BSS)
United States

The Biological Safety Section (BSS) is responsible for the development and oversight of programs to ensure the safe handling, transport, use, and disposal of biological materials. BSS activities include registration, review, monitoring, and training for research involving infectious agents and recombinant DNA molecules; consultation and training regarding occupational exposure to bloodborne pathogens; distribution, collection and destruction of s