Non-technical summaries granted during 2013: volume 41

Volume 41 of the non-technical summaries granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2013.



The following projects are listed in volume 41 of 2013:

  • The modelling and treatment of neurodegeneration in the CNS (covering Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease, synuclein, tau, neurodegeneration)
  • Assessing welfare in fish via application of optimal and sub-optimal holding conditions. (covering Fish, welfare, biomarker, stress, happiness.)
  • Understanding lung injury, inflammation and fibrosis (covering Lung injury, inflammation, fibrosis and TGFbeta)
  • Improving Outcome in Cutaneous Wounds (covering Burns, skin, wound repair, infection)
  • Breeding and housing of genetically modified and mutant mice
  • Novel treatments for dementia therapy (covering Dementia, Alzheimer’s disease)
  • Safety & Efficacy in Small Animal Species (covering Toxicology, Pharmacology, Safety, Rodent)
  • A study of myelination (covering Myelination, glia cells, axons, time lapse, in vitro)
  • European eel productivity and escapement in Kent (covering European eel PIT tag marshland)
  • Proteolysis in mouse models of cancer and tissue repair (covering Cancer, wound healing, proteases, diet)
Published 13 November 2014
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