Non-technical summaries granted during 2013: volume 38

Volume 38 of the non-technical summaries granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2013.


The following projects are listed in volume 38 of 2013:

  • rodent regulatory genotoxicity (covering cytoxicity, rodents)
  • non-clinical studies in domestic livestock species (covering safety, efficacy, surgical models, livestock species)
  • role of inflammation in efficacy and safety (covering pharmacology)
  • rabbit irritancy and toxicology studies (covering safety assessment)
  • cardiovascular, respiratory and related pharmacology (covering safety, efficacy)
  • resolution of inflammation and macrophage biology
  • local cyclic nucleotides dynamics and their role in heart disease (covering cAMP, heart failure, cardiac hypertrophy)
  • deciphering neural crest gene regulatory network (covering zebrafish, gene regulatory circuitry)
  • development of an allogeneic aortic graft (covering tissue engineering, vascular bypass graft)
  • evaluation of toxic hazards to fish (covering ecotoxicology, freshwater, marine, fish)
  • neuronal function and psychiatric disorders (covering autism, schizophrenia, neuronal activity, plasticity)
  • effects of phytase in farm production (covering efficiency, environment, enzyme, pig, nutrients)