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Tick Lab Footage
Various shots of ticks researched at CDC's Division of Vector-Borne Diseases in Fort Collins, Colorado. Includes extreme close ups of the ticks that transmit Lyme disease, anaplasmosis, and babesiosis, laboratory shots of scientists working with ticks, repellent demonstrations, and exteriors of the Fort Collins facility.
Mosquito Lab Footage
Various shots of mosquitoes studied at CDC's Division of Vector-Borne Diseases in Fort Collins, Colorado. Includes extreme close ups of the mosquitoes that transmit Chikungunya, West Nile, dengue and Zika, researchers demonstrating the effectiveness of mosquito repellant, and exteriors of the Fort Collins facility.
CDC Exterior – Winter
This broll clip shows exterior footage of CDC's Headquarters Building, Global Communications Center, and landscape in the winter.
CDC Safety Training Course for healthcare workers going to West Africa
CDC trains U.S. healthcare workers deploying to work in an Ebola Treatment Unit (ETU) in West Africa. Training session topics include appropriate personal protective equipment and environmental safety to prepare clinicians to work safely and efficiently.
A CDC Disease Detective Gets Ready to Go to West Africa
A CDC disease detective picks up her assigned gear in preparation for deployment to West Africa to fight the Ebola outbreak, packing a suitcase for deployment, packing maps of West Africa to aid in contact tracing, studying maps of West Africa, receiving protective gear to take to West Africa.
CDC Quarantine Stations Answer the Call [Expanded]
Answering a call about an onboard illness on a flight about to arrive into the United States, grabbing a boarding bag and exiting the quarantine station, escorting an actor playing a sick passenger to an interview room, checking her temperature and interviewing her, escorting the actor to the CDC isolation room and continuing the interview, conferring about an illness response and contact investigation inside the quarantine station, footage of the empty isolation room and anteroom, footage of electronic message boards with health messages, loading and unloading the "go bag".
CDC Tobacco Laboratory
Laboratory scientists and laboratory equipment measure the physical properties and design of tobacco products. Scientists also collect and analyze the particulate matter and chemicals found in tobacco products.
CDC Quarantine Stations Answer the Call
Answering a call about an onboard illness on a flight about to arrive into the United States, Grabbing a boarding bag and exiting the quarantine station, Conferring about an illness response and contact investigation, Checking an illness response record, entering surveillance data into the computer, and entering the quarantine station.
Strategic National Stockpile
Footage of CDC's Strategic National Stockpile, the nation's repository of antibiotics, chemical antidotes, antitoxins, vaccines, antiviral drugs and other life-saving medicines and supplies.
Seasonal Flu Video
Laboratorians perform influenza hemagglutination inhibition (HI) tests and grow influenza viruses in eggs.
Employees are receiving an influenza vaccination.
Biosafety Lab 3 (BSL3)
CDC scientist in appropriate personal protective equipment isolates and tests for highly pathogenic avian influenza.
Fungal Diseases Laboratory
CDC scientist in appropriate personal protective equipment tests samples of cerebrospinal fluid from patients with suspected fungal meningitis.
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