The Accelero Team is now pleased to announce the official approval for it´s test facility branch to handle and analyze human infectious pathogens. The written permission to grow and handle microbes like Staphylococcus aureus has been received on 11-MAY-2015, and allows Accelero´s lab team to work on projects in compliance with the German Law on the Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases (IfSG, Infektionsschutzgesetz).

The permission was granted by the Gesundheitsamt Treptow-Köpenick according to § 49 IfSG, and is valid for safety level S2 projects.