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Describing Experimental Procedures in Your IBC Application

Section 1.0 of the IBC Application provides Biosafety Committee members information on the biosafety practices that will be incorporated in your experimental procedures. The focus of your description should  be  on laboratory procedures that will directly utilize infectious agents, rDNA, cultured cell lines, and/or human derived materials.  It is ESSENTIAL that you focus upon likely routes of exposure and procedures for the minimization of biohazardous risk. The following link provides an example of the format and content required to appropriately complete "Section 1" of your IBC application.

Example Section 1 - Experimental Procedure