The Pirbright Institute

2. Organisme ou société, public ou privé, responsable
The Pirbright Institute
3. Lieu et adresse postale
The Pirbright Institute, Pirbright, Woking, Surrey, GU24 0NF
4. Source(s) de financement de l’activité, et mention indiquant si l’activité est entièrement ou partiellement financée par le Ministère de la défense

UKRI - Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council

UKRI – Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council

UKRI – Innovate

UKRI – Medical Research Council

UK Research and Innovation (UKRI)

Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (Defra)

European Union

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE)

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency 

National Centre for the 3 Rs

British Council/Newton Fund

National Institute for Health Research

Wellcome Trust

Royal Society

Houghton Trust

The Pirbright Institute is not in receipt of Ministry of Defence funding.

5. Nombre d’unités de confinement à haute sécurité5 au centre de recherche et/ou laboratoire, avec indication de leurs dimensions respectives (m2):
ABL 4 , 257.00 m2
257m2 of SAPO† Level 4, ACDP CL3 laboratories excluding plant
ABL 4 , 1.391.00 m2
1391m2 of SAPO Level 4, ACDP CL2 laboratories excluding plant
ABL 4 , 4.327.00 m2
4327m2 of SAPO Level 4, ACDP CL2 animal accommodation including plant
BL 3 , 413.00 m2
No ACDP* Containment Level (CL) 4 laboratories; 413m2 of ACDP CL3 laboratories excluding plant; 257m2 of SAPO† Level 4, ACDP CL3 laboratories excluding plant; 1391m2 of SAPO Level 4, ACDP CL2 laboratories excluding plant; 4327m2 of SAPO Level 4, ACDP CL2 animal accommodation including plant. *Advisory Committee on Dangerous Pathogens †Specified Animal Pathogens Order
6. Portée et description générale des activités, y compris notamment le(s) type(s) de micro-organismes et/ou de toxines en cause

Diagnosis and surveillance of exotic animal diseases and research into control measures for those diseases. The Pirbright Institute maintains FAO and OIE Reference laboratories. Micro-organisms are categorised up to and including SAPO 4 and ACDP Hazard Group 3. These include but are not limited to: Foot and mouth disease, bluetongue, swine vesicular disease, African Horse Sickness, Capripox, African swine fever, Peste des Petits Ruminants, Rinderpest, Chickungunya and Rift Valley fever.

(4) Pour les installations pourvues d’unités de confinement à haute sécurité participant au programme national de recherche‑développement en matière de défense biologique, prière d’indiquer le nom de l’installation et de préciser «Déclarée conformément à la Formule A, partie 2 iii)».

(5) Conformément à la dernière version du Manuel de sécurité biologique en laboratoire de l’OMS ou d’une norme équivalente.