Institutional Biosafety Committee

The Institutional Biosafety Committee provides oversight for use of biological materials in teaching and research activities at UCSC. Individuals working with recombinant DNA, infectious agents, Select Agents, biological toxins or other listed material must contact the Campus Biosafety Officer to discuss completion of a Biological Use Authorization and steps for receiving institutional approval of their research proposal.

IBC Charge

NIH Guidelines for Research Involving Recombinant DNA Molecules

IBC Meetings & Meeting Minutes

UCSC rDNA Registration Form  (Word version)

UCSC Transgenic Animal Registration Form (Word version)

NIH FAQs About Exempt rDNA Research

NIH rDNA Summary of Requirements