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Non-tech summaries 2016: projects on regulatory uses

Projects granted during 2016 that have a primary purpose of regulatory purposes.


Non-technical summaries: projects granted in 2016, volume 14

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This document outlines the projects granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2016 with a primary purpose of regulatory purposes.

The following projects were granted:

  • testing and development of vaccines/therapeutics (influenza-vaccines-therapeutics-efficacy)

  • therapeutic approaches to anticholinesterases (organophosphorus poisoning; therapeutics; regulatory submission)

  • efficacy pharmacology assessment - CNS (pharmacology, CNS, allergy, inflammation and nociception)

  • safety and quality control testing (pyrogen abnormal toxicity quality control)

  • regulatory testing using embryonating hen’s eggs (disinfectant, efficacy, extraneous, agents)

  • safety pharmacology (potential new medicine-safety, pharmacology, cardiovascular, central nervous system)

  • surgical alteration of animals for supply (surgery, animal, supply)

  • regulatory and investigative toxicology (medicine, safety, toxicity, toxicology)

  • batch potency and safety testing of foot and mouth disease (FMD) vaccine (potency safety FMD vaccine)

  • efficacy and safety of feed additives/ingredients (feed, efficacy, safety, farm animals)

  • transgenic mouse model for poliomyelitis (transgenic mouse, poliomyelitis, polio vaccines)

  • early safety assessments and follow-up investigatory studies (safety, pharmacology, drug development, physiology)

  • production of medical diagnostic reagents (blood, agar plates, vaccine production)

  • safety evaluation of substances administered to man (regulatory, toxicity, safety)

  • acute toxicology –chemicals (acute, toxicology, chemicals)

  • imaging agents - biodistribution for QC testing of ceretec (QC, batch release)

  • production of antibodies, antisera and blood products (antibodies, antisera, blood, antigen)

  • production of blood products for scientific use (blood, horse, sheep)

  • viral vaccines (batch release) (vaccine quality control, vaccine safety)

  • efficacy pharmacology assessments: circulatory, gastrointestinal and endocrine (pharmacology, circulatory, gastrointestinal, endocrine)

  • metabolism and pharmacokinetic studies (regulatory, metabolism, pharmacokinetic, animal)

  • coccidia control methods in poultry and game birds (coccidia, parasites, control)

  • reproduction toxicology studies (toxicology, safety, reproduction)

  • measuring the strength of immunological medicines (immunological, medicines, vaccines)

  • assessment of bioaccumulation in fish (bioaccumulation, regulatory, safety, chemical, pharmaceutical)

  • standards in virology (vaccine, virus, disease)

  • drug evaluation in pre-clinical oncology models (oncology, cancer, efficacy, combinations, pre-clinical)

  • regulatory ecotoxicology (ecotoxicology, regulatory, safety, chemical, pharmaceutical)

  • rodent toxicity, tumorigenicity and safety studies (regulatory, rodent, safety, toxicity, tumorigenicity)

  • antibody production for research, diagnosis and therapy (antibodies, sheep, goats, hens, donkeys)

  • toxicity in macaques by inhalation administration (pharmaceutical, regulatory, primate, inhalation)

Published 21 December 2017