Potentially Infectious Materials Infographic

Poliovirus Containment: Potentially Infectious Materials

Potentially Infectious Materials (PIM)

Contact U.S. National Authority for Containment (NAC) to receive a survey

Complete survey

  • Contact NAC for destruction form

Transfer

Contain

  • Wild poliovirus PIM
    • Will need to meet GAPIII containment
    • Contact NAC for guidance
  • Vaccine-derived poliovirus PIM
    • Will need to meet GAPIII containment
    • Contact NAC for guidance
  • Oral poliovirus vaccine PIM
    • Contact NAC for PIM guidance

Contact NAC: poliocontainment@cdc.gov

Page last reviewed: October 15, 2018