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Canadian Regulators

PHAC

CFIA

Others

Provincial Regulators

If you would like to add a regulatory site, link to this resource list please contact the CABS Executive.

British Columbia

Alberta

Saskatchewan

Manitoba

Ontario

Quebec

New Brunswick

Nova Scotia

Prince Edward Island

Newfoundland and Labrador

Northwest Territories

Yukon

Nunavut

Other Canadian General Safety Associations

Canadian Regulations, Standards, and Guidelines

International: Guidelines and Standards

International

USA

Australia

Other Affiliated Biological Safety Associations

Importation Permits

Public Health Agency of Canada

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Exports

Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada

Risk Assessment Resources

PHAC Biosafety Directives, Advisories, and Notifications

Biosafety Notifications

Biosafety Training

Canadian Training Opportunities: Check out the events section of the CABS-ACSB website.

Topic Specific Resources

If you would like to add link to this resource list, please contact the CABS-ACSB exec. To add forms and other documents as a resource, use the File Uploading centre under the Members Services area.

Biosafety Principles

Biosafety Manuals – Canada

University of Saskatchewan – Biosafety Plan Guide and Biosafety Plan Template: Found in the Upload File section in Members Services area.

Biosafety Manuals – International

Viral Vectors and/or Recombinant Viruses

National Institute for Health Recombinant DNA Advisory Committee (RAC)

Adenovirus and Adeno-associated Viruses

Molecular Biosafety of Recombinant Adeno-Associated Virus: Found in the Upload File section in Members Services area.

Lentiviruses and Retroviral Vectors

Vaccinia Viruses

Recombinant Vectors

Study on the Shedding of Recombinant Virus in Mice: Found in the Upload File section in Members Services area.

Toxins

Human Bodily Fluids, Blood, and/or Cell lines

Bloodborne Pathogens

Zoonotic Diseases

Good Microbiological Practices

Decontamination

Elimination of Mycoplasma in Cell Culture: Found in the Upload File section in Members Services area.

Biowaste Management

Autoclaves

Autoclave Efficacy Testing Procedure by University of BC: Found in the Upload File section in Members Services area.

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Donning and Doffing PPE Poster by University of BC: Found in the Upload File section in Members Services area.

Animal Work/Research

Animal Containment Level Matrix by University of BC: Found in the Upload File section in Members Services area.

Aquatic Pathogen Containment

Biological Safety Cabinets

Safe Use of Biosafety Cabinet by University of BC: Found in the Upload File section in Members Services area.

UV lamps in BSCs by University of BC: Found in the Upload File section in Members Services area.

Vacuum Apparatus Lines

Vacuum Line Set-up by University of BC: Found in the Upload File section in Members Services area.

Emergency Response Plans

University of Saskatchewan – Emergency response Plan Template: Found in the Upload File section in Members Services area.

Spill Clean-up

Transportation of Biological Materials

University of Saskatchewan – Standard Packing Procedures for Shipping Biological Substances : Found in the Upload File section in Members Services area.

Medical Surveillance and Immunization

Biosecurity

Phlebotomy and Needlestick Prevention

Allergies and Sensitivities

Liquid Nitrogen