National Public Health Surveillance Laboratory

2. Responsible public or private organization or company
Public, under the Ministry of Health
3. Location and postal address
36 Zolyno Str., LT-10210 Vilnius, Lithuania
4. Source(s) of financing of the reported activity, including indication if the activity is wholly or partly financed by the Ministry of Defence

Ministry of Health only

5. Number of maximum containment units5 within the research centre and/or laboratory, with an indication of their respective size (SqM):
No containment units defined
6. Scope and general description of activities, including type(s) of micro-organisms and/or toxins as appropriate

Personal and public health purposes, diagnosis of infectious diseases: Anthrax, Tularaemia, Plague, Brucellosis, Cholera, Legionellosis, other Food- and Waterborne Diseases, Botulism, etc. Viral infectious diseases: HIV, HTLV, enteroviruses, poliomyelitis, SARS, SARS-CoV-2, influenza, parainfluenza, measles, rubella, herpes infections, viral haemorrhagic fevers, parasitosis, tick born diseases, etc.

(4) For facilities with maximum containment units participating in the national biological defence research and development programme, please fill in name of facility and mark "Declared in accordance with Form A, part 2 (iii)".

(5) In accordance with the latest edition of the WHO Laboratory Biosafety Manual, or equivalent.