Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC)

 The Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) is the administrative and decision-making body having responsibility for review and approval of research involving recombinant DNA.  Before any research involving recombinant DNA can be initiated it must have received IBC review and approval.  The activities of the IBC are administered by the Office of Research Compliance (ORC).


IBC Membership

NIH Guidelines for Research Involving Recombinant DNA Molecules ("NIH Guidelines")

Biosafety Guidance

Institutional Biosafety Committee Guidance

IBC Forms for Download

BGSU IBC Guidelines
IBC Application Form (Revised May, 2008)
IBC Continuing Review Form (Created April, 2008)
Biosafety Level 1 Requirements
Biosafety Level 2 Requirements

Who can I contact if I have a question about research involving recombinant DNA?

Hillary Snyder, IBC Administrator


Scott Rogers, IBC Chair

Fax: 419-372-2024