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NEBSA live! Biosafety Symposium

Thursday October 27, 2022

Broad Institute, Cambridge MA

Registration now open

Full agenda coming soon

Exhibitors and sponsors, we love you!   Information is here.

MABSA Biosafety Hybrid Dinner Meeting

SAVE THE DATE - Thursday, September 22, 2022

MABSA (the mid-Atlantic Biosafety Association) is pleased to announce our upcoming biosafety hybrid dinner meeting.  Please register and pay at

Members who will attend the meeting virtually-- it is free.  Please provide your name and email and register at so we can send the zoom link to you a few days before the meeting. Non-member virtual fee is $20 (same price as annual MABSA membership fee).

LOCATION:  (for those attending in person) Rutgers University, REHS office, 74 Street 1603, Piscataway, NJ 08854

Rutgers COVID19 policies for events, which currently includes proof of full vaccination, or a COVID-19 negative PCR test taken within 72 hours prior to the event.  Face coverings are no longer required at events.

TIME:  5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

SPEAKER:  M. Maral Mouradian, M.D. Distinguished Professor of Neurology, William Dow Lovett Endowed Chair for Parkinson's Research, Vice Chancellor for Faculty Development, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences, Director, RWJMS Institute for Neurological Therapeutics, Chief, Division of Movement Disorders, Rutgers - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

PRESENTATION:  alpha-Synuclein in the Pathogenesis of Parkinson’s Disease, as a Research Tool, and Biosafety Practices

Applied Biosafety

Applied Biosafety is committed to promoting global biosafety awareness and best practices to prevent occupational exposures and adverse environmental impacts related to biohazardous releases. The following are open access articles from Applied Biosafety.

Read and share these Applied Biosafety open access articles:

[ Open Access ]

Safety in Chemical and Biomedical Laboratories: Guidelines for the Use of Head Covers by Female Muslim Scientists

Margaret Juergensmeyer and Shakirat A. Adetunji


[ Open Access ]

Analysis of Range and Use of a Hybrid Hydrogen Peroxide System for Biosafety Level 3 and Animal Biosafety Level 3 Agriculture Laboratory Decontamination

John R. Henneman, Elizabeth A. McQuade, Rachael R. Sullivan, Jen Downard, Ashley Thackrah, and Meaghan Hislop


[ Open Access ]

The Impact of Air Inflow and Interfering Factors on the Performance of Microbiological Safety Cabinets

Simon Parks, Helen Hookway, Kazunobu Kojima, and Allan Bennett


[ Open Access ]

Validation and Application of a Benchtop Cell Sorter in a Biosafety Level 3 Containment Setting

Lydia M. Roberts, Rebecca Anderson, Aaron Carmody, and Catharine M. Bosio


[ Open Access ]

A Changing World in Gene Therapy Research: Exciting Opportunities for Medical Advancement and Biosafety Challenges

Daniel Eisenman, Shaun Debold, and James Riddle

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