Committees


Institutional Biosafety Committee
Staff Council Committee

The Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) is charged to formulate policy and procedures related to the use of biohazardous agents, including: human, animal, and plant pathogens, other infectious agents, toxins, and rDNA.  As mandated by the National Institutes of Health, experiments involving human gene therapy, formation of transgenic animals or plants, and the generation and/or use of rDNA must be reviewed and approved by the IBC. Auburn University also requires IBC review and approval for use of Risk Group 2 or higher biohazardous agents.  (This positions must have a staff who is a Lab Technician.)

Committee Contact: I (Hsuan) Chen
Contact's Phone Number: 334-844-2675
Current Members: I (Hsuan) Chen
http://www.auburn.edu/administration/president/univcomm/institutionalbiosafety.html

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