Abbreviations and acronyms

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Name Description Related terms
IARC International Agency for Research on Cancer
ICRP International Commission on Radiological Protection
ICTV International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses
id intradermal


the 50 per cent infectious dose for viruses

IFST Institute of Food Science and Technology (Europe)
Ig immunoglobulin
IGR insect growth regulator
ILC Industry Liaison Committee (of the APVMA)
ILSA International Life Sciences Institute
im intramuscular
INN international nonproprietary name (of a chemical)
IOBC International Organization for Biological Control
ip intra-peritoneal
IPCS International Programme on Chemical Safety (World Health Organization)
IPM integrated pest management
IPPC International Plant Protection Convention
IPS Information Publication Scheme
IQ installation qualification
IR infra-red
IRIS Integrated Risk Information System
ISO International Standards Organization (or International Organization for Standardization)
ISTA International Seed Testing Association
IU international units
IUPAC International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
iv intravenous
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