Institutional Biosafety Committee Records

This series documents the work of the Institutional Biosafety Committee. This series may include, but is not limited to: research proposals, scientific evaluations that accompany the proposals, approved sample consent documents, statements of findings, progress reports, reports of injuries to subjects, and meeting minutes.




Environmental Health and Safety Office

Retention Period

Retain 3 years from end of academic year.


NIH Guidelines for Research Involving DNA Molecules

Disposition Instructions

Confidential destruction is required. Paper must be shredded, pulped, or incinerated; electronic records must be overwritten or the storage media physically destroyed. Deletion of information in computer files or on electronic storage media is not sufficient.

Last Updated: June 7, 2016