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Using samples or data from another researcher or institution?

What to submit in your myIRB application if you are using samples or data from another researcher or institution. Don’t forget to attach a letter of agreement from the data owner to use their data or samples. This may be a letter or memo on the agency letterhead or an e-mail message with the name, address and role of the person giving permission.   Attach this in the miscellaneous attachments section of the myIRB application. IRB review cannot proceed until the letter of agreement is received.