Non-technical summaries granted during 2013: volume 4

Volume 4 of the non-technical summaries granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2013.



The following projects are listed in volume 4 of 2013:

  • cardioprotection and regeneration of the injured heart (covering cardiovascular disease, myocardial infarction, epicardium, regeneration)
  • HPIVs, virulence and therapy (covering Parpainfluenza, HPIV)
  • development of radiopharmaceuticals for molecular imaging of cancer (covering early detection, theranostics, cancer therapy)
  • mouse models to study mammary gland morphogenesis (covering GFP, transgene, fibroblasts, epithelium)
  • anticancer effects of cannabinoids and radiation (covering glioma)
  • targeting Wnt signalling in colorectal cancer (covering intestinal regeneration)
  • hepatocyte transplantation (covering liver disease, transplantation)
  • testis development and role in post-natal health (covering androgen, brain)
  • oral vaccine research studies in badgers (Meles meles) (covering bait, vaccine, BCG)

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Published 12 March 2014
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