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UCL GENETIC MODIFICATION SAFETY COMMITTEE

Chair
Professor John Ward, Biochemical Engineering
Secretary
Mr Jonathan Blackman, Safety Services

Members

Dr Emmanuel Asante

Mr David Brown

Mrs Sonia Buckingham

Ms Sharon Webster

Dr Hazel Forde

Mr Doug King

Mr Tony Langford

Professor Tim McHugh

Mr Kofi Owusu

Dr Sander Smith

Dr Lee Stanyer

Dr Yasu Takeuchi

Dr Andy Wilderspin

Terms of Reference

Subject to any particular or general direction that may from time to time be given by the Health and Safety Commitee (HSC), the Genetic Modification Safety Committee (GMSC) is charged by Council:

To act as the GMSC as required by Regulation 16 of the Genetically Modified Organisms (Contained Use) Regulations 2000.

To advise Council, through the HSC, on all matters relating to genetic modification work in UCL.

To implement, on behalf of Council, UCL policy with respect to genetic modification work in UCL.

To monitor, on behalf of Council, the use of genetic modification in UCL.

To advise Council, through the HSC and to monitor, on behalf of Council, work involving wild-type hazard group 3 organisms in UCL

To report to the HSC any matters deemed significant by the committee.

Dates of next meetings

14 June 2018

2018 / 19 Dates to be announced

Any GM risk assessments submitted after 31/05/18 will be reviewed at the next GMSC on 14/06/18

 

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