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FSU Safety Manual


Pages: Reproductive Hazards-Infectious Agents

Research or work with chemicals or biological agents possessing teratogenic or mutagenic capabilities, such as Rubella, herpes or cytomegalovirus, or other agents that could cause fetal death such as Brucella, may pose a significant health risk. Always consider the health risks associated with any chemical or biological agent before working with the agent and discuss any related concerns with your doctor. Consult laboratory supervisors, Principal Investigators, or EH&S if you have any questions or concerns about the research being conducted.

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