Non-technical summaries granted during 2013: volume 14

Volume 14 of the non-technical summaries granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2013.



The following projects are listed in volume 14 of 2013:

  • assessment of mechanisms of stroke induced impairments in rodents (covering stroke, dementia, depression, recovery)
  • practical course in microvascular surgery
  • investigating the biology of musculoskeletal tissues in health and disease
  • diagnosis and control of bacterial infections (covering vaccination, diagnosis, bacteria, infection, livestock)
  • origin of male reproductive and related disorders (covering androgens, diet, environment, lifestyle, fertility, testicular germ cell cancer)
  • behavioural and cognitive neuroscience (covering learning, memory, space, hippocampus, plasticity)
  • motor networks of the spinal cord
  • recovery of function after nervous system injury (covering stroke, brain injury, spinal cord injury)
  • regulation of brain function across the lifespan (covering stress, glucocorticoids, early-life programming, cognitive ageing, mood disorders)
Published 7 May 2014