Non-technical summaries granted during 2013: volume 16

Volume 16 of the non-technical summaries granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2013.



The following projects are listed in volume 16 of 2013:

  • reducing the environmental impact of methane emissions (covering sheep, cattle, forages, grazing)
  • understanding brain systems (covering addictive drugs reinforcement, reward)
  • hormonal and growth factor control of breast cancer (covering hormones, novel therapy, clinically relevant, endocrine resistance)
  • models of breast cancer heterogeneity and biomarkers (covering metastasis, treatment, diagnosis)
  • cellular stress and drug metabolism in disease (covering oxidative stress, cancer)
  • glucocorticoids and cardiovascular disease risk (covering steroids, inflammation, atherosclerosis, diabetes, obesity)
  • reagent production and screening
  • poultry production and welfare (covering gut health, feeding, osteoporosis, eggs, reproduction)
  • genetics of poultry development and welfare traits
Published 7 May 2014