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Responsible Conduct for Research


Conducting research at Loma Linda University brings both significant rewards and responsibilities. LLU places the highest priority on excellence and integrity in research. In order to do this, LLU investigators must comply with all applicable laws, regulations, and policies that govern research. The links below will take you to institutional guidance for the responsible conduct of research.

Human Research Protections

Human Research Protections
Apply to the LLU IRB, report Adverse Events

 

Animal Welfare Protections

Animal Welfare Protections
Apply to the LLU IACUC

 

Biosafety

Biosafety
Apply for required approvals for research involving recombinant DNA, infectious agents, or other potentially biohazardous materials

 

Radiation Safety

Radiation Safety
Apply for required approvals for research involving radioactive materials

 

Research Conflict of Interest

Research Conflict of Interest
Report all significant interests (financial or non-financial) that could be perceived to compromise professional judgment in the design, conduct or reporting of research

 

Data Storage

Integrity, Storage & Retention of Research Data
See institutional policy & guidelines regarding the collection and preservation of research data

 Transferring Research Data and Materials

Transferring Research Data & Materials
Export Control, Guidance on Imports, Confidential Disclosure Agreements, Material Transfer Agreements

 

Research with Human Stem Cells

Research with Human Stem Cells
Apply for approval for research involving human stem cells

 

Other Research Compliance Areas

Other Research Compliance Areas
Select Agents, Controlled Substances, PubMed Central Requirements for NIH-funded Research, How to Register for ClinicalTrials.gov