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Other Research Compliance Areas

Select Agents & Controlled Substances 

Select Agent Registry

Select Agent Research

Select Agents are hazardous biological agents and toxins that have been identified by the Department of Health and Human Services or the US Department of Agriculture as having the potential to pose a severe threat to public health and safety, to animal and plant health, or to animal and plant products.

The Center for Disease Control maintains a list of these agents. If your research involves one of these agents, you must immediately contact Research Affairs - Research Integrity.

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Controlled Substances

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PubMed Central Requirements for NIH-Funded Research 

Pubmed CentralTo ensure that the public has access to the published results of its funded research, the National Institutes of Health require researchers to submit final, peer-reviewed journal manuscripts that arise from NIH funds to the digital archive PubMed Central upon acceptance for publication.  LLU researchers with NIH funding are required to comply with this requirement. 

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    ClinicalTrials.gov

    How to Register for ClinicalTrials.gov

    Federal law requires that certain clinical trials be registered in the national, web-based database:  ClinicalTrials.gov.

    A description of the type of clinical trials that must be registered and registration procedures are described in the LLUH policy and procedureClinical Trials Registration.  A clinical trials registration worksheet is also available to help you determine whether or not your clinical trial must be registered. 

    Institutional Review Board Information

    In the registration process, it is very important to use the standardized information for the LLU Institutional Review Board (IRB) as it is listed with the Office of Human Research Protections (OHRP):

    • Name:  Loma Linda U Adventist Hlth Sciences Ctr IRB#1
    • Affiliation:  Loma Linda University Health
    • Phone:  (909) 558-4531
    • Email:  irb@llu.edu

    Contact Research Integrity with any questions.