City of Cambridge

Cambridge Biosafety Committee Meeting


Windsor Community Health Center, 119 Windsor St., 2nd floor larger conference room, Cambridge

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The Cambridge Biosafety Committee meets on a monthly basis so that members may conduct its oversight activities as granted under the Cambridge Recombinant DNA Technology Ordinance (Chapter 8.20) and the Cambridge Biosafety Regulation of 2009.

AGENDA (Link to PDF)

Cambridge Biosafety Committee
Thursday, March 15, 2018 – 3:00 pm
119 Windsor Street



Beam Therapeutics (Charlie Liu) will request a new BSL-1//BSL-2 permit for their facility 21 Erie Street (new Mass Innovations Laboratory location)

Biogen Idec (Betsy Parson) will present an amendment request for large-scale production (up to 50-liters) at their currently permitted BSL-1/BSL-2 facility at 250 Binney Street

Rheos Medicines with co-located  labs Casma and Cedillo will request a BSL-1/BSL-2for their proposed facility at 38 Sidney Street

Old Business/Site visits

Feb 22Cygnal Therapeutics (325 Vassar Street) relocation walkthrough for BSL-1/BSL-2 current permit

New Business


Remaining Meeting Schedule for 2018 (maintaining 3rd Thursday, 3:00 p.m.). 

April 19       3:00 p.m.
May 17         3:00 p.m.
June 21        3:00 p.m.
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