Appendix B
Acronyms


BSL-4:

Biological Safety Level 4


CDC:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Ga.

CMV:

Cytomegalovirus

COI:

World Health Organization Committee on Orthopox Infections


DHHS:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

DOD:

U.S. Department of Defense

DOE:

U.S. Department of Energy


EEV:

Extracellular Enveloped Virus


FDA:

U.S. Federal Drug Administration


HA:

Hemagglutinin antigen

HEPA (filters):

High-efficiency particulate air (filters)

HI:

Hemagglutinin-inhibiting

HIV:

Human immunodeficiency virus.

HPMPA:

((S)-9-(3-hydroxy-2-phosphonylmethoxypropyl)adenine)


IMV:

Intracellular Mature Virus

IND:

Investigational new drug


JCG:

Joint coordinating group


NIH:

National Institutes of Health

NYCBH:

New York City Board of Health


PCR:

Polymerase chain reaction.

PMEA:

Adefovir, 9-[2-(phosphonomethoxy)ethyl]adenine)


RLFP:

Restriction fragment length


UDG:

Uracil DNA glycosylase

USAMRIID:

U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, Fort Detrick., Md.



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--> VECTOR: State Center of Virology and Biotechnology, Koltsovo, Russia VIG: Vaccinia Immune globulin WHA: World Health Assembly WHO: World Health Organization