Subject Area: Tissue
Any project that involves animal or human tissue including teeth, all body fluids, blood, saliva, and/or urine.
All parties MUST protect the safety and welfare of the student researcher.
What to Do…
Have your teacher review your Research Plan BEFORE you begin any experimentation.
Have another qualified adult review your project BEFORE you begin any experimentation.
Assure that your tissue samples are safe.
Work in a laboratory; practice sterile technique.
Use safer tissue (if possible) such as plant tissue.
Get approval from your teacher BEFORE you begin any experimentation.
Identify ALL risks associated with hazardous chemicals, activities, or devices.
Plan your research project carefully.
Get a qualified adult to supervise your project.
Keep accurate records of what you did/observe.