As required under guidelines from the National Institutes of Health, the MBL’s Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) reviews MBL research that involves the use of parasites, recombinant DNA, and materials requiring biosafety precautions. IBC responsibilities and research areas requiring approval are described on the NIH website.
MBL’s Environmental Health & Safety Office
- Application for Exempt / Non-Exempt Recombinant DNA Experiments (Word document)
- Application for Use of Parasites (Word document)
If vertebrate animals will be used with this parasite you must also submit an application for the use of vertebrate animals to the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee.
Please return all completed forms to firstname.lastname@example.org
IBC Recording Secretary