To reach an agreement with the Party providing an agreement on the conditions for the collection, handling and use of physical samples of regulated genetic resources, including, inter alia, the sharing of benefits arising from the use of such samples and the measures governing the handling or transmission of such samples. A deep MTA protects a researcher`s ability to use and publish research results, existing and potential intellectual property, and define the use of all accompanying confidential information. The review of a detailed MTA ensures that the contractual terms are not contrary to the rights granted in other research-related agreements. The Tufts Health Sciences IRB must be notified when a researcher or institution plans to share data and/or samples with a recipient (person or entity). .