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Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) Meeting

The UT Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) meets once a month to review registrations and discuss compliance issues involving biological safety on campus.

The IBC is responsible for the review and approval of research protocols involving:

  • Recombinant or synthetic nucleic acid molecules
  • Biological agents (bacteria, viruses, fungi, protozoa, and prions)
  • Acute toxins of biological origin
  • Human or nonhuman primate blood, blood products, tissues, secretions, excretions, or cell lines*
  • Venomous animals
  • Poisonous plants
  • Novel nanoparticles
  • Diagnostic specimens or environmental samples
 
*   Research use of all agents infectious to humans must be registered with the IBC. Agents infectious to animals or plants must be registered with the IBC if federal agency permits are required for the possession or use of these agents.
 
This meeting is open to the public.

Wednesday, December 19 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Plant Biotechnology Building, 156/157
2505 E J Chapman Drive, Knoxville, TN 37996

Event Type

Meetings & Conferences

Topic

Health & Wellness

Audience

Faculty & Staff

Website

https://biosafety.utk.edu

Department

Biosafety Program

Hashtag

#biosafety

Contact Name

Jessica Woofter

Contact Email

utbiosafety@utk.edu

Contact Phone

8659745547

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