Non-technical summaries granted during 2013: volume 30

Volume 30 of the non-technical summaries granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2013.



The following projects are listed in volume 30 of 2013:

  • hydrological disturbance to Little Ringed Plovers (covering flooding, life history, reproduction, diet, stable isotopes)
  • immunological studies in animal models of disease (covering immunology, T-lymphocytes, arthritis, vaccines)
  • investigation and modulation of cell migration (covering inflammatory bowel disease, breast cancer, inflammation, therapeutics, immunology)
  • in-vivo behaviour of progenitor cells
  • genetics of cardiovascular development (covering heart development, congenital heart disease)
  • investigating the biology of musculoskeletal… (covering cartilage, dwarfism, osteoarthritis, biomarkers, therapeutic targets)
  • development and disease of the cardiovascular system
  • cortical and sub-cortical motor control (covering cortex, spinal cord, reticular formation)
  • regulation of DNA replication and damage repair (covering DNA damage, ubiquitin, SUMO, cancer)
  • mechanisms of memory persistence (covering reconsolidation, extinction, fear, addiction)
  • role of cellular and molecular therapies in liver repair (covering stem cell, inflammation, liver fibrosis, trafficking)
  • immunotherapeutic manipulation of human cancers (covering immunotherapy, antibody engineering, tumour antigen, tumour immunology)
Published 11 September 2014