Non-technical summaries granted during 2013: volume 24

Volume 24 of the non-technical summaries granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2013.



The following projects are listed in volume 24 of 2013:

  • the neuropharmacology of learning and memory (covering associative learning, rat)
  • evaluation of centrally-acting drugs (covering CNS, efficacy, side-effects)
  • optimising immunotherapy for autoimmune disease (covering autoimmune diabetes)
  • examining FMDV infectious processes in small animals (covering FMD, antibodies, vaccines, epitopes, capsids)
  • antibodies for research and assays (covering antibody, monoclonal, neuromuscular, diagnosis, monitoring)
  • molecular mechanisms of dendrite development (covering kinase, neuron, autism)
  • processing of sensory information in the brain (covering neurological disorders, neurons, information processing)
  • functional analysis of maternal factors in zebrafish (covering embryonic patterning, maternal factors, nodal signalling, RNA localization, non-coding RNAs)
  • the production of laboratory animal bioproduct (covering blood, plasma, serum, tissue, fluid)
  • cattle vaccine strategies against bovine tuberculosis(covering vaccination, DIVA, biomarkers)
Published 13 August 2014