Biological Safety

Biological Safety
Environmental Health & Radiation Safety provides guidance and services related to the safe use of biologicals for all OHSU operations that use or handle biologicals, blood and other potentially infectious material, including body fluids.

Our goal is to support OHSU's mission and protect the environment and the health of employees, staff and visitors.

Faculty, students and employees affiliated with OHSU in the conduct of research with recombinant DNA (rDNA), synthetic nucleic acid molecules, and infectious agents or biologically derived toxins please visit IBC (Biosafety) page for more information.

Biological Waste Management

Know your resources for biological and infectious waste management. Visit the Waste Management page for more details.