General Aspects of Pharmacology Laboratory

  • Jayanta Kumar Patra
  • Swagat Kumar Das
  • Gitishree Das
  • Hrudayanath Thatoi
Part of the Learning Materials in Biosciences book series (LMB)


Safety of laboratory and the valuation of risk is one of the most vital parts of any laboratory including pharmacology laboratory. The primary objective of laboratory safety standard is the safety of its workers against any type of possible hazardous material or any infection. Further, it is essential to train the students/researchers about the possible hazardous materials/chemicals and equipment that are associated with their work. The laboratory safety rules form a significant feature of code of conduct in the laboratory for students/researchers that need to be followed strictly as safety rules while working in laboratories and conducting experiments. The different safety rules that are basically followed in a laboratory are discussed as follows:


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jayanta Kumar Patra
    • 1
  • Swagat Kumar Das
    • 2
  • Gitishree Das
    • 3
  • Hrudayanath Thatoi
    • 4
  1. 1.Research Institute of Biotechnology & Medical Converged ScienceDongguk UniversityGoyang-siSouth Korea
  2. 2.Department of BiotechnologyCollege of Engineering and Technology, Biju Patnaik University of TechnologyOdishaIndia
  3. 3.Dongguk UniversityGoyang-siSouth Korea
  4. 4.Department of BiotechnologyNorth Orissa UniversityOdishaIndia

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