The Culture of Safety Starts With Good Training

We applaud the American Biological Safety Association (ABSA) and the White House for taking initiative to close gaps in biosafety and biosecurity at infectious disease laboratories. A memorandum released October 2015 details how and when individual government agencies will implement the recommended changes. But are these enough? Based on our years of experience with autoclave … Continue reading “The Culture of Safety Starts With Good Training”

Ebola: Serious but No Cause for Panic

A second Ebola case was announced this week in Texas-the first ever confirmed transmission of the virus within the borders of the United States. This seems like dire news. And although it is indeed an increasingly serious situation, Priorclave North America president Bernie Youngblood is confident that there is no call for panic. Ebola: No Cause … Continue reading “Ebola: Serious but No Cause for Panic”