National laboratory inventory for global poliovirus containment--United States, November 2003.

  • Published 2004 in MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report


In anticipation of the interruption of wild poliovirus (WPV) transmission, the United States has joined 122 other poliomyelitis-free countries in taking steps to minimize the risk for reintroducing WPV from laboratories to communities. In October 2002, a nationwide survey of laboratories and biomedical institutions (e.g., universities) that oversee multiple… (More)


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