Non-technical summaries granted during 2013: volume 29

Volume 29 of the non-technical summaries granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2013.



The following projects are listed in volume 29 of 2013:

  • regulation of breathing by hypoxia and hypercapnia (covering AMPK, LKB1, pulmonary)
  • functional magnetic resonance imaging in mice (covering fear memory, rodents)
  • cross-talk between signalling intermediates (covering autoimmunity, cell signalling, tumours, lymphocyte biology)
  • function and regulation of the immune system (covering respiratory viruses, bronchiolitis, asthma, immunology)
  • multiple sclerosis, remyelination and small vessel disease (covering oligodendrocyte)
  • modulating and resolving inflammation (covering resolution, Cyclin-dependent, kinase 9, leucocytes)
  • epigenetic regulation of gene expression (covering development, aging, cancer)
  • synaptic and network dysfunction in neurodegeneration (covering Alzheimer’s disease, aging, therapeutics, cognition)
  • neuromuscular and neurodegenerative disorders: pathogenesis and therapy (covering motor neuron disease, peripheral nerves, muscle disorders)
  • regenerative capacity of the mouse heart (covering regeneration, stems cells, molecular biology)
  • salmonella virulence (covering bacterial, pathogen, immunity)
Published 11 September 2014