Sina Industry

Also Known As: 

Vira Laboratory
Vira Laboratories
Sina Industry Center

Weapon Program: 

  • Biological


- Shari'ati Street, Tehran, Iran
- Shariati Street, Tehran, Iran
- Karaj, Iran
- central Tehran, Iran

According to the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI), "one of the most important biological and chemical laboratories of the Iranian regime"; according to NCRI, uses medical research as a cover for its biological weapons activities; according to the NCRI, controlled by the Organization of Special Industry (Special Industries Group), which is a subsidiary of Iran's Defense Industries Organization (DIO); reportedly has conducted a research program on producing myotoxins; reportedly has worked on producing soil-contaminating microbes that would attack agriculture; reportedly has conducted animal testing; according to the NCRI, headed by Dr. Yousefi.

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Date Entered: 

August 31, 2009

Date Last Modified: 

August 31, 2009