Professor Art Jahnke in BU Today

10/01/2013

In a BU Today article, Dr. Art Jahnke writes about the BU National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories (NEIDL) moving one step closer to full operation. A federal court judge ruled that research involved pathogens at BioSafety Level 3 and 4 can be done safely at the BU Medical Campus site. Construction of the facility was finished in September 2008, but has been closed due to controversy and litigation. In March, BU researchers moved into the NEIDL to work on tuberculosis research that has been approved for BioSafety Level 2 laboratories.More