Non-technical summaries granted during 2013: volume 49

Volume 49 of the non-technical summaries granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2013.


The following projects are listed in volume 49 of 2013:

  • Fish behaviour & physiology relating to fin damage (covering Fish; fin damage; behaviour; welfare)

  • Neuronal processing of complex sounds

  • Molecular mechanisms of CFTR channel gating

  • Gene therapy in the cardiovascular system (covering Angiogenesis, heart, VEGF, cancer)

  • Pharmacological Mechanisms

  • Regulation of iron metabolism (covering Iron, haemochromatosis, obesity, pregnancy, hepcidin)

  • Mechanisms of graft rejection (covering Transplantation; immune response; rejection; tolerance; stem cells)

  • Testing products and methods for aquaculture

  • The measurement of baseline ecological parameters in badgers (covering Badger, Ecology, Movement, Social Organisation)