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Research & Economic Development

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Animal Care

The use of laboratory animals in research and/or instruction.

Environmental Health and Safety

In the event of an emergency, preparation is your greatest tool. Visit environmental health and safety for more information.

Conflict of Interest

Many times, individuals participate in employment and consulting activities with various organizations outside their duties with TTU. This could lead to potential conflicts of interest if safeguards are not taken.

Export Controls

Deemed exports are transfers of controlled technology to foreign persons, usually in the U.S., where the transfer is regulated because the transfer is “deemed” to be to the country where the person is a resident or citizen.

Human Subjects

The use of human subjects in any experimental environment, whether it be research or other scholarly activities must be reviewed.

Intellectual Property

TTU persons who conceive an idea or discover a process that could lead to the development of a patent or the production of copyrightable materials.

Responsible Conduct of Research

TTU has made available an on-line training on responsible conduct of research.