Resources

Information for Investigators

  • Biohazardous Waste Handling
  • Biosafety Guidance sheets
    • BL2 Laboratory Inspections (PDF)
    • Laboratory Coat Laundry Guidelines (PDF)
    • Working with Pregnant Sheep Inside Facilities (PDF)

Texas A&M Resources

    • Rules and Standard Administrative Procedures
      • 15.02.99.Q0.02: Technology Control Guidelines (PDF)
      • 15.99.03.M1: Ethics in Research, Scholarship and Creative Work (PDF)
      • 15.99.03.M1.03: Guidelines for Gathering, Storage, and Retention of Data and Results (PDF)
      • 24.01.01.M4: Environmental Health and Safety Programs (PDF)
      • 24.01.01.M4.01: Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure Control (PDF)
      • 24.01.01.M8: Use of Biohazards, Biological Toxins and Recombinant DNA (PDF)
      • 25.07.03.M0.01: Procurement Services Administration (PDF)

      Regulatory Documents

      • Biosafety in Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories (BMBL) 5th Edition, CDC / NIH
        • Complete 5th Edition of BMBL (All Sections) (PDF)
        • Comparative Analysis of the 4th and 5th Editions of BMSL (PDF)
      • Commerce Control List for Exports (Biological Agents and Toxins) (PDF)
      • NIH Guidelines for Research Involving Recombinant DNA Molecules

      Select Agent Regulations

      • CDC Select Agent Regulations (42 CFR 73) (PDF)
      • APHIS Select Agent Regulations (7 CFR 331 and 9 CFR 121) (PDF)
      • Public Health Security and Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response Act of 2002 (PDF)
      • USA PATRIOT Act of 2001 (PDF)

      Other Biosafety Resources