Welcome to the UTEP recombinant DNA/Institutional Biosafety Commitee (IBC) webpage
Here you'll find relevant information that will assist new and established researcher. The IBC is committed to assisting faculty, staff, and students with their research while ensuring the University's compliance with all federal regulations.
The mission of theInstitutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) at The University of Texas at El Paso(UTEP) is to ensure that research involving recombinant DNA (rDNA), syntheticnucleotides, infectious agents (pathogens), biological toxins, nanotechnology,or select agents is classified at the appropriate biosafety level and done in accordancewith all appropriate guidelines, regulations and good safety practices.
UTEP uses the NIH Guidelines for Research InvolvingRecombinant DNA Molecules and the Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC)as key tools for biosafety and rDNA research oversight.
IBC Meeting Schedule
Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) Fall 2017 - Spring 2018
|Submission DEADLINE on IRBNet*||
|June 5, 2017||June 16, 2017*|
|July 5, 2017||July 14, 2017|
|August 5, 2017||August 11, 2017|
|August 31, 2017||September 8, 2017|
|September 30, 2017||October 13, 2017|
|October 30, 2017||November 10, 2017|
|November 27, 2017||December 8, 2017|
|January 1, 2018||January 12, 2018|
|January 29, 2018||February 9, 2018|
|February 26, 2018||March 9, 2018|
|April 2, 2018||April 13, 2018|
|April 30, 2018||May 11, 2018|
|May 28, 2018||June 9, 2018|
*Subject to change
**Friday 3PM - 5:30PM
Kelly Hall Room 701
(2nd/3rd Friday of every month)*