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Institutional Biological and Chemical Safety Committee (IBCSC)


IBCSC is the cornerstone of institutional oversight on research involving biological materials and chemicals. The following information and resources are provided to help researchers meet institutional and Federal guidelines and standards.

Institutional Biological and Chemical Safety Manual

CDC Guidelines

Axiom-Mentor Login

Submit a Protocol

To submit a protocol to the committee for review, please contact [email protected] to obtain login information for Axiom-Mentor.

This committee reviews protocols that involve:

  • HHS or USDA Select Agents
  • Recombinant DNA
  • Biologic agents that create infectious or biohazardous materials
  • Generation of carbon particulates
  • Hazardous or potentially hazardous chemical use

Join the Committee

If you are interested in joining the committee, please contact [email protected].