Responsible Conduct of Research
Safe Laboratory Practice and Laboratory Tools
Describe the essential of components of safe laboratory practice
Two highly recommended reference books:
“Biosafety in Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories (BMBL)”, CDC and NIH, HHS. This publication is available at http://www.cdc.gov/OD/ohs/biosfty/bmbl5/BMBL_5th_Edition.pdf.
“Prudent Practices for Safety in Laboratories” (1995), National Research Council, National Academy Press, 500 Fifth Street, NW, Lockbox 285, Washington, DC 20055 (ISBN 0-309-05229-7). This publication can be obtained by telephoning 800-624-8373. It also is available at http://www.nap.edu/catalog/4911.html.
Questions that focus content
What is the role of the mentor with respect to laboratory safety?
What is the role of the trainee or employee with respect to laboratory safety?
What is the Institutional role in balancing laboratory safety and research productivity?