Identification

Name

Integrated Consortium of Laboratory Networks

Short name

ICLN

Status

Active

Category

Collective

People
(1) Laura Jevitt, Microbiologist, lgj9@cdc.gov
Organizations
(1) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
(2) Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
(3) Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
(4) United States Department of Defense (DOD)
(5) United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
Created

2012-09-12 20:20:02+00:00

Modified

2016-07-07 21:48:38.952836+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The ICLN is a forum for connecting the DHS, EPA, FBI, DoD, CDC, and EPA for establishing a U.S. homeland security infrastructure with a coordinated and operational system of laboratory networks that provide timely, high quality, and interpretable results for early detection and effective consequence management of acts of terrorism and other events requiring an integrated laboratory response.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
(2) Consequence management
(3) Early detection
Year start

2005

URL https://www.icln.org/
URL (alternate) https://www.icln.org/index.cfm/documents/
Related system
(1) Environmental Response Laboratory Network (ERLN)
(2) Laboratory Response Network (LRN)
(3) National Animal Health Laboratory Network (NAHLN)
(4) National Plant Diagnostic Network (NPDN)

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) Australia
(2) Canada
(3) Mexico
(4) United States of America
Geography

No

Disease transmission types
(1) Air-borne
(2) Ingestion

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Laboratory Records