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Committee Charge

Committee Charge

University instructors and researchers planning projects that utilize animals must submit their proposed protocol to the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) for review and approval of animal care and use aspects.

The IACUC at Mississippi State University is charged with:

  • establishing and reviewing compliance with standards and procedures relating to animal welfare of animals used in research and teaching; and
  • advising individuals and agencies dealing with such animals