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Environmental Health & Safety

37 Dewey Field Road
Suite 6216
Hanover, NH 03755-3529
Phone: (603) 646-1762
Fax: (603) 646-2622


All animal protocols must be reviewed and approved by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC).  If the animal protocol involves any of the following agents, use of these agents in animals must also be reviewed and approved by the Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC).  Please submit a modification to your IBC registration in BioRAFT and notify the Biosafety Officer to obtain IBC approval for these experiments.

  • Agents that can infect and/or cause disease in humans, including bacteria, viruses, fungi, rickettsia, prions, protozoans, or parasites
  • Genetically-altered organisms (including transgenics and knockouts)
  • Human cell lines, blood, bodily fluid, organs, tissues
  • Recombinant or synthetic DNA or RNA molecules
  • Cells/tissues that have been transfected/transduced to express recombinant or synthetic DNA or RNA
  • Viral vectors
  • Biological toxins
  • Biohazardous waste

See Biosafety Program Policies And SOPs For More Information


Last Updated: 9/14/22