Occupational Health Program: Appendix 3

Appendix 3: Vaccine Resources for Tier 1 BSAT

Vaccine Resources for Tier 1 BSAT
Agent Disease Availability of vaccine Type of vaccine Source
Ebola virus Ebola hemorrhagic fever NAb NA NA
Marburg virus Marburg hemorrhagic fever NA NA NA
Variola major virus/ Variola minor virus Smallpox FDA licenseda Live vaccine virus CDCc
Yersinia pestis Plague NA NA NA
Botulinum neurotoxin/ Botulinum neurotoxin producing species of Clostridium Botulism NA NA NAd
Bacillus anthracis Anthrax FDA licenseda Inactivated Commercially available
Burkholderia mallei Glanders NA NA NA
Burkholderia pseudomallei Melioidosis NA NA NA


  1. IND – the vaccine is available under an Investigational New Drug protocol and is available for limited use.
  2. NA – not available.
  3. Smallpox Vaccine: CDC is the only source of vaccinia vaccine and VIG for civilians. Vaccine will be shipped to the responsible physician. Requests for vaccine and VIG, including the reason for the request, should be referred to:
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    Drug Services, National Center for Infectious Diseases
    Mailstop D-09
    Atlanta, GA 30333
    Telephone: (404) 639-3670
    Facsimile: (404) 639-3717
  4. In 2011, CDC discontinued the distribution of Pentavalent (ABCDE) Botulinum Toxoid vaccine which was available under a CDC-sponsored FDA IND since 1965.
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