IACUC and IRB

Institutional Animal Use and Care Committee, IACUC 

Federal law mandates that all animal research with vertebrates be carefully reviewed  by a panel of expert and non-expert IACUC members. Using guidelines provided by the National Research Council, the IACUC aims to insure that animals are treated ethically and humanely.

Institutional Review Board, IRB

Experiments with human subjects requires approval from the Institutional Review Board, IRB. For more information, go to the IRB homepage.