Emergencies preparedness, response

Novel Coronavirus 2012: Interim Recommendations for Laboratory Biorisk Management


These recommendations reflect current understanding of the novel coronavirus 2012. WHO continues to monitor the situation closely for any changes which may affect the recommendations contained in this document. Should any factors change, WHO will issue a further update.
For further information and resources, please consult the WHO Laboratory biosafety manual, 3rd edition, and the WHO biosafety and biosecurity webpage .