Index A: Acronyms

A1HV-1
Alcelaphine Herpesvirus-1
ABSA
American Biological Safety Association
ABSL
Animal Biosafety Level
ACAV
American Committee on Arthropod-Borne Viruses
ACIP
Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices
ACG
Arthropod Containment Guidelines
ACL
Arthropod Containment Levels
ACME
American Committee of Medical Entomology
AHS
African Horse Sickness
AHSV
African Horse Sickness Virus
AKAV
Akabane Virus
APHIS
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
APMV-1
Avian Paramyxovirus Type 1
ASF
African Swine Fever
ASFV
African Swine Fever Virus
ASHRAE
American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers
ASTMH
American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
BCG
Bacillus Calmette-Guérin
BDV
Border Disease Virus
BMBL
Biosafety in Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories
BoNT
Botulinium neurotoxin
BSC
Biological Safety Cabinet
BSE
Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy
BSL
Biosafety Level
BSL
3-Ag BSL-3-Agriculture
BSO
Biological Safety Officer
BTV
Bluetongue Virus
BVDL
Bovine Viral Diarrhea Virus
CAV
Constant Air Volume
CBPP
Contagious Bovine Pleuropneumonia CCPP Contagious Caprine Pleuropneumonia
CETBE
Central European Tick-Borne Encephalitis
CDC
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
CHV-1
Cercopithecine Herpesvirus-1
CJD
Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease
CJIS
Criminal Justice Information Services Division
CNS
Central Nervous System
CSF
Cerebrospinal Fluid
CSFV
Classical Swine Fever Virus
DHHS
Department of Health and Human Services
DoC
Department of Commerce
DOD
Department of Defense
DOL
Department of Labor
DOT
Department of Transportation
EBV
Epstein-Barr Virus
EEE
Eastern Equine Encephalomyelitis
EPA
Environmental Protection Agency
EtOH
Ethanol
FDA
Food and Drug Administration
FFI
Fatal Familial Insomnia
FMD
Foot and Mouth Disease
FMDV
Foot and Mouth Disease Virus
GI
Gastrointestinal Tract
GSS
Gerstmann-Straussler-Scheinker Syndrome
HEPA
High Efficiency Particulate Air
HBV
Hepatitis B Virus
HCMV
Human Cytomegalovirus
HCV
Hepatitis C Virus
HD
Heartwater Disease
HDV
Hepatitis D Virus
HFRS
Hemorrhagic Fever with Renal Syndrome
HHV
Human Herpes Virus
HHV-6A
Human Herpes Virus -6A
HHV-6B
Human Herpes Virus -6B
HHV-7
Human Herpes Virus -7
HHV-8
Human Herpes Virus -8
HIV
Human Immunodeficiency Virus
HPAI
Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza
HPAIV
Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Virus
HPS
Hanta Pulmonary Syndrome
HSV-1
Herpes Simplex Virus-1
HSV-2
Herpes Simplex Virus-2
HTLV
Human T-Lymphotropic Viruses
HVAC
Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning
IACUC
Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee
IATA
International Air Transport Association
IBC
Institutional Biosafety Committee
ICAO
International Civil Aviation Organization
ID
Infectious Dose
ID50
Number of organisms necessary to infect 50% of a group of animals
IgG
Immunoglobulin
ILAR
Institute for Laboratory Animal Research
IND
Investigational New Drug
IPM
Integrated Pest Management
IPV
Inactivated Poliovirus Vaccine
ISA
Infectious Salmon Anemia
ISAV
Infectious Salmon Anemia Virus
LAI
Laboratory-Associated Infections
LCM
Lymphocytic Choriomeningitis
LCMV
Lymphocytic Choriomeningitis Virus
LD
Lethal Dose
lfpm
Linear Feet Per Minute
LGV
Lymphogranuloma Venereum
LMW
Low Molecular Weight
LSD
Lumpy Skin Disease
LSDV
Lumpy Skin Disease Virus
MCF
Malignant Catarrhal Fever
MenV
Menangle Virus
MMWR
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report
MPPS
Most Penetrating Particle Size
NaOCl
Sodium Hypochlorite
NaOH
Sodium Hydroxide
NBL
National Biocontainment Laboratory
NCI
National Cancer Institute
ND
Newcastle Disease
NDV
Newcastle Disease Virus
NHP
Nonhuman Primate
NIH
National Institutes of Health
NIH Guidelines
NIH Guidelines for Research Involving Recombinant DNA Molecules
NIOSH
National Institutes for Occupational Safety and Health
OBA
NIH Office of Biotechnology Activities
OIE
World Organization for Animal Health
OPV
Oral Poliovirus Vaccine
OSHA
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
PAPR
Positive Air-Purifying Respirator
PBT
Pentavalent Botulinum Toxoid Vaccine
PPD
Purified Protein Derivative
PPM
Parts Per Million
PPRV
Pest des Petits Ruminants Virus
Prp
Prion Protein
RAC
Recombinant DNA Advisory Committee
RBL
Regional Biocontainment Laboratory
RP
Rinderpest
RPV
Rinderpest Virus
RVF
Rift Valley Fever
RVFV
Rift Valley Fever Virus
SALS
Subcommittee on Arbovirus Laboratory Safety
SARS
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome
SARS-CoV
SARS-Associated Coronavirus
SCID
Severe Combined Immune Deficient
SC type
Small-Colony type
SE
Staphylococcal Enterotoxins
SEA
SE Serotype A
SEB SE
Serotype B
SIV
Simian Immunodeficiency Virus
SGP
Sheep and Goat Pox
SGPV
Sheep and Goat Pox Virus
SOP
Standard Operating Procedure
SVCV
Spring Viremia of Carp virus
SVD
Swine Vesicular Disease
SVDV
Swine Vesicular Disease Virus
TLV
Threshold Limit Values
TME
Transmissible Mink Encephalopathies
TSE
Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies
UV
Ultraviolet
USAMRIID
U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases
USDA
U.S. Department of Agriculture
USPS
United States Postal Service
UPS
Uninterrupted Power Supply
VAV
Variable Air Volume
VEE
Venezuelan Equine Encephalitis
VS
Veterinary Services
VZV
Varicella-Zoster Virus
WEE
Western Equine Encephalomyelitis
WHO
World Health Organization
WNV
West Nile Virus