The Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) is a standing committee responsible for reviewing all College research and teaching activities conducted by faculty, staff, students, and/or visiting scientists on Ithaca College property that involve the use of biohazardous materials. The IBC ensures that these activities meet standards of good biological safety practice emphasizing protection of personnel, the general public, and the environment.

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Should you have questions about whether your activities require IBC approval, please direct your inquiries to or call extension 607-274-3113.