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NIH Recombinant DNA Compliance

NIH Recombinant DNA Compliance highlights the history and current legislative initiatives for NIH compliance, how these regulations may affect your institution and the operation of the Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC). Awareness of the IBC responsibilities, exempt vs. non-exempt experiments, and what to expect during an NIH audit are explored. This course also provides a detailed look at the purpose, composition, responsibilities, and management of IBCs.


  • Understanding of recombinant DNA science.
  • Knowledge of NIH Guidelines for Research Involving Recombinant DNA Molecules.
  • Scope of NIH Guidelines and who is subject to follow these guidelines.
  • List of protocols the IBC is required and not required to review.
  • Survey of what the NIH will audit during a site visit.

Download Course Syllabus

NIH Recombinant DNA Compliance Course Syllabus
Course Price:
$150 USD
BIO Member Price:
$120 USD
Course Length:
44 minutes
Course Level:
Completion Period:
2 weeks
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Certificate Requirements

  • View the entire course
  • Pass the course exam with a 70 percent
  • Complete the course evaluation
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