Non-technical summaries granted during 2013: volume 34

Volume 34 of the non-technical summaries granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2013.



The following projects are listed in volume 34 of 2013:

  • measuring antibody memory against mutating viruses (covering influenza, dengue, vaccination, antibodies)
  • DNA editing in neurogenesis (covering NHEJ, brain, VDJ, neurons)
  • developing therapeutic biologics for cancer (covering antibody, therapy, model, pharmacodynamic)
  • brain mechanisms underlying cognition and emotion (covering primate, depression, anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorder, OCD)
  • mechanisms of B-cell cancer initiation and progression (covering immunity, lymphoma, T-cell)
  • peripheral and central mechanisms of acid sensing (covering neurone, pain, respiration, anxiety)
  • genes regulating tumourigenesis (covering cancer, therapy)
  • treatment of inflammatory, CNS, metabolic disease (covering pharmacology, inflammation, pain)
  • neuropharmacology of cognitive processing (covering mouse, serotonin, GABA, cognition)
  • regulation of neuro-developmental protective pathways (covering RNA-binding proteins, stress, neural defects)
  • molecular biology of cancer (covering metastasis, melanoma, signalling pathways, drug treatment)
Published 11 September 2014