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Northwestern’s Office for Research (OR), through its Center for Comparative Medicine (CCM), assists the research community in complying with state and federal laws and regulations regarding the use of controlled substances in non-clinical research. 

All Northwestern University faculty, staff, students, and visitors conducting or assisting in the conduct of non-clinical research activities with controlled substances must comply with the requirements of the Policy on the Use of Controlled Substances in Research and the Procedures Regarding the Use of Controlled Substances in Non-Clinical Research.