Non-technical summaries granted during 2013: volume 26

Volume 26 of the non-technical summaries granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2013.


The following projects are listed in volume 26 of 2013:

  • development of imaging probes (covering cancer therapy)
  • investigation and modulation of cell migration (covering inflammatory bowel disease, breast cancer, inflammation, therapeutics, immunology)
  • in-vivo behaviour of progenitor cells
  • cortical and sub-cortical motor control (covering cortex, spinal cord, reticular formation)
  • equine vaccine safety and efficacy (covering infectious diseases)
  • development and use of an in vitro method for studying EHV-1 (covering equine herpes virus in vitro model)
  • equine influenza surveillance and transmission (covering pathogenicity, horses)
  • magnetic resonance studies of cancer and cancer metabolism (covering MR imaging, MR spectroscopy, tumour, stroma)
  • tumour implantation for subsequent treatment screening
  • tumour, implantation (covering imprinted genes, pregnancy, metabolism, behaviour)
  • studies of experimental small ruminant TSE (covering scrapie, sheep)