Non-technical summaries granted during 2013: volume 43

Volume 43 of the non-technical summaries granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2013.



The following projects are listed in volume 43 of 2013:

  • Environmental sensitivity of subclinical disease resistance and resilience in farm animals
  • Proteins with short half-lives
  • Pathogenesis of lung injury and organ failure (covering Sepsis, inflammation, critical care, infection, organ failure)
  • The pathophysiology and therapy of renal failure
  • Mechanisms underlying depression and treatments
  • Selection and development of novel drugs for the treatment of human cancer
  • Patient tumour derived models
  • Tissue engineering using a combination of stem cells and scaffolds (covering Stem cells, tissue engineering, scaffolds, regenerative medicine)
  • Pathogenesis of and immunity to viral infections (covering Norovirus, immunodeficiency virus, genome plasticity, innate immunity)
  • Cardiovascular effects of adenosine ligands
  • Abnormal toxicity & Pyrogen Testing
  • Cell Senescence and Cell Death in Atherosclerosis
  • Peripheral and spinal nociceptive processing (covering Pain, primary sensory neurons, spinal cord, peripheral pathology)
  • Mucosal pathogenesis and host immunity
  • Mechanisms Regulating Vertebrate Limb Development
  • Pharmacokinetic studies to support drug discovery
  • Pre-clinical imaging
Published 13 November 2014