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​​​​Below are important forms for Biological Safety Laboratories in the City of Boston:

​Permit applications

Call 617-534-5965 or email for details about BPHC online Permit Application for BSL-3 and BSL-4 labs.
​Laboratory Incident Reporting Form
​Incident Reporting Form
​Laboratory Inspection Checklists

These checklists are based on the CDC/NIH Biosafety in Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories (BMBL, 5th Edition), NIH Guidelines for Research Involving Recombinant or Synthetic Nucleic Acid Molecules, and the BPHC's regulations.

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