THIS REPORT was prepared for publication by Center for Infectious Diseases, Frederick A. Murphy, D.V.M., Ph.D., Director; AIDS Program, James W. Curran, M.D., M.P.H., Director; Laboratory Investigations Branch, Gerald Schochetman, Ph.D., Chief; Public Health Practice Program Office, Joyce D. K. Essien, M.D., M.B.A., Acting Director; Division of Laboratory Systems, Ronald O. Valdiserri, M.D., M.P.H., Director. Production of this report as an MMWR serial publication was coordinated in Epidemiology Program Office, Michael B. Gregg, M.D., Acting Director, and Richard A. Goodman, MD., M.P.H., Editor, MMWR Series. Copies are available from the National AIDS Information Clearinghouse, P.O. Box 6003, Rockville, MD 20850; telephone 800-458-5231.
Reported by the Association of State and Territorial Public Health Laboratory Directors and AIDS Program, Center for Infectious Diseases, Public Health Practice Program Office, Centers for Disease Control.* The Association of State and Territorial Public Health Laboratory Directors (ASTPHLD) and CDC have collaborated in preparing this report. It