Non-technical summaries granted during 2013: volume 21

Volume 21 of the non-technical summaries granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2013.



The following projects are listed in volume 21 of 2013:

  • generation of monoclonal and polyclonal antibodies (covering hybridoma, antibody, immunisation)
  • enhancing the initiation of immune responses (covering vaccine, immunity, dendritic cells, antigen processing, demyelination, allergy)
  • protection against skin cancer (covering skin cancer, transcription factors, chemoprevention, UV radiation)
  • regulation of stem and progenitor cell fate (covering cancer, genetics)
  • the role of altered metabolism in cancer formation (covering mitochondria, microenvironment)
  • DNA repair in development and tissue homeostasis (covering DNA repair, cancer, Fanconi anaemia)
  • targeting Wnt signalling in colorectal cancer (covering intestinal homeostasis)
  • neural bases of action (covering motor control, motor dysfunctions, neuronal circuits)
  • information processing in innate aggressive behaviour (covering computation; neuron)
Published 11 August 2014