Non-technical summaries granted during 2013: volume 23

Volume 23 of the non-technical summaries granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2013.



The following projects are listed in volume 22 of 2013:

  • neural systems and circuits for binocular vision (covering cortex; stereoscopic vision; MRI; neurophysiology)
  • pathogenesis of murine osteoarthritis (covering cartilage, disability, joint replacement, pain)
  • targeting angiogenesis to improve stem cell transplantation (covering cancer)
  • develop antibody drugs for cancer (covering research)
  • brain co-ordination and vital behaviours (covering hypothalamus, sleep, alertness, body weight, coordination)
  • regulation of immune response in rodents (covering immunoregulation, infection, inflammation)
  • development and homeostasis of the vertebrate nervous system (covering central, peripheral, enteric nervous system, embryogenesis, signalling)
  • patterning embryos with genetic oscillations (covering embryology, scoliosis, biological clocks)
  • molecular switches in inflammation (covering arthritis, asthma, macrophage, inflammation, molecular switch)
  • production of antibodies: DNA replication research (covering antigen, immunisation)
  • optimizing pharmacotherapy based on PK principles (covering pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, lymphatic transport, biodistribution)
Published 11 August 2014