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eProtocol is here! All new IACUC Animal Care and Use Protocols should now be submitted via eProtocol.

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A new web-based technology that provides an integrated system for online submission of new IACUC forms, new protocols, changes in protocol, add/delete personnel requests, and overall management of all your IACUC (and IBC & IRB) projects. 

eProtocol provides a common tool for principal investigators, IACUC staff and committee members to submit, review and communicate about protocols. Access is available to anyone with an x.500 user name and password.

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eProtocol help line:

Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

IACUC: 612-626-2126,


IACUC forms for new applications have been removed from this website.  Please use eProtocol instead.  If you have a specific need for the former word document version of a form, please contact the IACUC at 612-626-2126 or via email at <>.


Forms Available:

All forms are in Microsoft Word Format.





Last Revision Date

Appendix A Alternatives to Painful/Distressful Procedures (Studies Classified in B or C) 03/2011
Appendix B Protocol Specific Breeding 03/2011
Appendix C Controlled Substances 10/2012
Appendix D Investigator-Managed Housing Areas (IMHAs) 09/2011

Appendix E

Training/Classroom Protocols 11/2010
Appendix F Surgery 09/2011
Appendix G Department of Environmental Health and Safety and Institutional Biosafety Committee 03/2011
Appendix H Blood Collection 11/2010
Appendix I Administration of Biological Materials to Rodents 06/2011
Appendix J Dietary Manipulations or Fluid Restriction 11/2011
Appendix K Conscious Physical Restraint 11/2010
Appendix M Client Consent Form Requirements 11/2010
Appendix P Antibody Production 11/2010
Appendix Q Food Chain Review 11/2010


Agricultural Husbandry Standard Operating Procedures(SOP) - rev 2/11

When to use this form:

  • Agricultural animals being maintained for breeding, observation or display purposes only.
  • No manipulations will be performed on the animals or their environment. (Animals may be transferred, with IACUC permission, to experimental or teaching protocols and back again.)

Agricultural Animals: livestock or poultry used for activities related to food or fiber production, husbandry methods or health care of the target species.



Change in Protocol Request Form - rev 12/12

  • Use this form to request a change in protocol. Please note that all changes require review and approval by the IACUC prior to implementation.



Additional Personnel Request Form - rev 08/12

  • Use this form to request personnel changes to IACUC-approved protocols. All personnel added to studies are required to have IACUC training certification.


Additional Title Request Form

  • Use this form to request an additional title.



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