Useful Information

Useful ZIKA Links:

CDC - http://www.cdc.gov/zika/

WHO - http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/zika/en/

NIAID - https://www.niaid.nih.gov/topics/zika/Pages/default.aspx

NIH Funding Notice https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-AI-16-026.html

NIH - http://directorsblog.nih.gov/2016/01/26/zika-virus-an-emerging-health-threat/

Obama - http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2016/02/08/obama-asks-emergency-zika-funding/80002570/

Current library of influenza viruses available for assay support:

H1N1

A/Brisbane/59/2007

A/California/04/2009

A/California/07/2009

A/Solomon Islands/03/2006

A/Puerto Rico/8/1934 (PR8)

H3N2

A/Switzerland/9715293/2013

A/Texas/50/2012

A/Victoria/361/2011

A/Uruguay/716/2007

 A/Wisconsin/67/2005

X-31

B

B/Phuket/3073/2013

B/Massachusetts/02/2012                  

B/Brisbane/60/2008

B/Florida/04/2006

Directions / Parking / Security Screening Process (download)

How to acknowledge work done in our facility

Please acknowledge our facility in any publications/presentations:  “...was provided under the management of Dr. Charles E. McGee and direction of Dr. Gregory D. Sempowski in the Virology Unit of the Duke Regional Biocontainment Laboratory (RBL), which received partial support for construction from the National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (UC6-AI058607).”