Electronic IACUC Protocol Submission and Review
The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee is very pleased to announce that the iStar system is now available for new and third year renewal animal study protocol submissions.
Effective July 1, 2013, faculty must submit and track all new and third year renewal animal protocols using the iStar electronic protocol system.
All faculty members with currently approved IACUC protocols will receive a separate email message with their login information along with basic instructions on how to access the system. Further instructions will be available on the site including guidance screens linked to each page of the new protocol form.
The IACUC protocol system can be accessed at http://istar.usc.edu
Paper IACUC Protocol Submission and Review
The existing IACUC forms (Microsoft Word format) should only be used for major/minor revisions to existing protocols and any protocols requiring administrative approval.
- Attachment A-Tumor Growth
- Attachment B-Radioactive and Biohazardous Materials
- Attachment C-Genetically Engineered Animals
- Attachment D-Surgery
Other IACUC Forms
During the transition to the all-electronic system, the following forms will contune to be used without change:
Stipend/Fellowship Form (Annual Renewal Only)