Non-technical summaries granted during 2013: volume 47

Volume 47 of the non-technical summaries granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2013.



The following projects are listed in volume 47 of 2013:

  • Mechanisms and Interactions for Decision Making

  • Insulin replacement in diabetes

  • Development and Optimisation of Infection Models

  • Molecular Imaging in Models of Inflammation and Infection

  • Pre-clinical stroke & experimental MRI research (covering Focal cerebral ischaemia models, stem cells, hypothermia, metabolic syndrome, multimodal MRI)

  • Contribution of Inflammation to Tumour Initiation (covering Cancer, zebrafish)

  • Mechanisms of blood cell development and leukaemogenesis (covering intracellular signalling, leukaemic progression, chemoresistance)

  • Heart function & structure during cardiac disease (covering Heart, cardiac function, cardiac structure, myocardial infarction)

  • Sphingolipid Signalling in Pulmonary Hypertension

  • In vivo testing of drug formulation

  • Investigations into Spotty Liver Syndrome

  • Training in Specialised Therapeutic Procedures (covering Minimally invasive, new procedures, surgery, training)

  • Investigation of the Role of Nox and Reactive Oxygen Species in the Pathogenesis of Metabolic Disorders and Cardiovascular Diseases (covering Cardiovascular diseases; oxidative stress; type 2 diabetes; NADPH oxidase)

  • The Physiology of Left Ventricular Hypertrophy

  • Reduction of the Sequelae of Ischaemia

Published 14 November 2014