University of Vermont

Institutional Biosafety Committee - IBC

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Animal Research with Biohazards

  • Any projects proposing to utilize vertebrate animals requires review and approval from The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC).

  • All protocols utilizing animals must have UVM veterinary review prior to submission.  Contact the Office of Animal Care Management for assistance.
  • The IACUC is charged with reviewing all research projects and activities involving vertebrate animals to assure the humane care and use of animals in activities related to research, testing and teaching.

  • If your project utilizes vertebrate animals, you must have approval from both committees (IBC and IACUC) prior to beginning the project.

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