Biological safety

What regulations do I need to follow?

The handling of biological agents is subject to the regulations set forth in the German Biomaterials Regulation ( Biostoffverordnung.)

If the agents are:

If organisms are to be genetically modified, or if genetically modified organisms are to be obtained, researchers must ensure compliance with German genetic engineering laws zu beachten.

Where can I get help and more information?

Contact the Biological Safety Officer, who can help you to comply with and implement regulations, or to contact the relevant government authorities.

Further Information