Hazard Group 2
Hazard Group 2A category of microorganisms listed by the UK’s Advisory Committee on Dangerous Pathogens, which it defines as biological agents that can cause human disease and may be a hazard to employees. Hazard Group 2 agents are unlikely to spread to the community and effective prophylaxis or effective treatment is usually available.
Herpesviruses, orthoviruses, paramyxoviruses, picornaviruses, adenoviruses.
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