Potentially Infectious Materials Infographic

Potentially Infectious Materials (PIM)

    1. Contact U.S. National Authority for Containment (NAC) to receive a survey
    2. Complete survey
      1. Destroy
        • Contact NAC for destruction form
      2. Transfer
        • Contact NAC for guidance
      3. 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

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