Non-technical summaries granted during 2013: volume 31

Volume 31 of the non-technical summaries granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2013.



The following projects are listed in volume 31 of 2013:

  • infectivity of TSE agents (covering variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease, Iatrogenic transmission, assessment of clinical risk)
  • small animal models of infection (covering infectious disease, therapy, vaccines)
  • studying the role of macrophage in tumours (covering cancer, zebrafish, angiogenesis)
  • mechanisms of progressive IgA nephropathy (covering kidney disease, progression)
  • mechanisms of particles toxicity (covering mesothelioma, nanoparticles, toxicity, asbestos, carcinogenesis)
  • safety of biopharmaceutical medicinal products (covering biosafety, extraneous agents, QC testing)
  • disorders of haem metabolism and links to disease (covering inherited diseases, drugs)
  • novel immunotherapeutic interventions for cancer (covering immunotherapy, solid cancer, localising agents)
  • imaging of cardiovascular diseases (covering CMR, cardiac perfusion, ASL, CAD)
  • the interactions of innate and adaptive immunity (covering immunity, adaptive, colitis, infection, metabolism)
  • tissue remodelling in the uterus and placenta (covering endometrum, placenta, oxidative stress)
Published 11 September 2014