Biosafety (IBC)

The Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) reviews all research involving the following and must be approved prior to initiation. Updated versions of all forms must be used, or your forms will be returned to you.

  • Recombinant DNA
  • Infectious agents
  • Biotoxins or select agents
  • Human tissue, blood, or body fluids
  • Animal use that may result in exposure to infectious agents


Please visit the ORGS Forms webpage for the most recent versions of all forms and documents.  Scroll down to find the section for Compliance and IBC.


Biosafety and Recombinant DNA Policy

NIH Guidelines

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Biosafety Levels (BSLs)



This page was last updated on: April 26, 2018