Institutional Biosafety Committee
The Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) is responsible for reviewing research activities utilizing recombinant DNA (rDNA) and other biohazardous materials to ensure that UTHSC principal investigators and lab personnel utilize appropriate best practices when performing this type of work.
The Export Control Officer provides oversight, assitance, and training to researchers in compliance regarding Federal regulations that govern how certain information, technologies, and commodities can be transmitted overseas to anyone — including US citizens — or to foreign nationals on US soil.
UT Research Foundation
The University of Tennessee Research Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) separate organization that promotes the commercialization of UT intellectual property, encourages an entrepreneurial culture, contributes to state and regional economic development, and promotes research and education to benefit the people of Tennessee and beyond.