Razi Institute

Also Known As: 

Razi Vaccine and Serum Research Institute

Weapon Program: 

  • Chemical
  • Biological

Identified by the British government in February 1998 as having procured goods and/or technology for weapons of mass destruction programs, in "addition to doing non-proliferation related business;" an Iranian research institute that reportedly produces vaccines, antigens and diagnostic kits used by medical and veterinary labs and also produces other medical and veterinary products; reportedly cooperates closely with the Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran University of Medical Sciences, the Center for Genetic and Biotechnology Research, and the Islamic Azad University; founded in 1925-26.

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Date Entered: 

February 19, 2013

Date Last Modified: 

January 26, 2004