Non-technical summaries granted during 2013: volume 11

Volume 11 of the non-technical summaries granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2013.


The following projects are listed in volume 11 of 2013:

  • new use models of human disease (covering ENU, muagenesis, phenotyping, age-related)
  • interventions against respiratory pathogens
  • effect of incubation on post-hatch development (covering avian, incubation, muscle, myofibre, thermal)
  • immunological control of autoimmune disease (covering type 1 diabetes, therapy, immune system)
  • defining and exploiting glycosylation in trypanosomes (covering trypanosome, drug targets, diagnostics)
  • genetically altered rodent production in support of research programmes (covering human disease)
  • vaccination against TB in murine models (covering bovine tuberculosis, mice, protection, biomarkers)
  • antibodies for research and assays (covering antibody, monoclonal, neuromuscular, diagnosis, monitoring)
  • mouse models of cancer progression and therapy (covering melanoma, oncogene, metastasis)
  • mechanisms of normal and malignant haematopoiesis (covering blood cells, leukaemia, chemotherapy, cancer genes)