Acknowledgment

The FMCF receives operating funds from sources who periodically ask us to cite publications reporting data from our facility. full policy

To help keep user fees low please acknowledge our contribution in your publications. Then notify us so we can document these publications.

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Biosafety Requirements

1. Biosafety Policies

All clients are required to complete the FMCF Biosafety Policies learning module. At the end of the module you will be required to submit your name and sign an acknowledgment statement. You will receive a PDF version of your certificate by email. Upon registration with iLab, you will be requuired to upload your certificate.

2. Institutional Biosafety Permit

To operate FMCF instruments, all users must provide documentation that their Principal Investigator has Institutional Biosafety approval for use of any biohazardous agents that will be brought into our facility.

All Principal Investigators registered with the FMCF must provide documentation to prove that they have Institutional Biosafety approval for use of any biohazardous agents that will be brought into our facility. Upon registration with iLab, you will be required to upload this documentation.

  • SICKKIDS PI's must have a valid SickKids Biorisk Permit for their lab.
  • UHN PI's must have a valid UHN Research Biosafety Certificate for their lab.
  • EXTERNAL PI's (non-SickKids or UHN) must have a valid Institutional Research Biosafety Certificate for their lab. If the institution does not profice a certificate, please contact the Flow Cytometry Facility manager.

Note: An electronic copy of your safety training certificate(s) must be submitted when you register for training.