Please see below for availability of FR3 materials during the 2014-2015 holiday season.
Welcome to the official site of the National Institute of Health-funded Filariasis Research Reagent Resource Center.
Last shipment of L3 for 2014: December 15/16, 2014
Last shipment of adult worms and blood for 2014: December 22, 2014
UGA closed: December 25, 2014 to January 01, 2015
FR3 reopens and resumes shipment of adult worms and blood: January 05, 2015
Resume shipping of L3: February 3, 2015 (Resume shipping of A. viteae L3: January 05, 2015)
On October 31, 2014 the NIH/NIAID FR3 research materials distribution transitioned to BEI Resources. Please visit the BEI Resources Website link below for registration and ordering instructions to receive materials.
FAQ: Ordering of live and frozen FR3 materials and molecular reagents has been transitioned to BEI Resources. Is there anything that will still be ordered through the FR3 Website?
Answer: YES. A small number of resources that are ordered solely through the FR3 website are the following materials that have been submitted to the FR3 with restrictions on how they can be distributed: BM14 antigen, ICT positive controls and serum samples.