Non-technical summaries granted during 2013: volume 50

Volume 50 of the non-technical summaries granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2013.


The following projects are listed in volume 50 of 2013:

  • Neuroimmune interactions (covering Cytokine, brain, liver, microglia, astrocyte)

  • Education of Personal Licence Applicants (covering Anaesthesia)

  • Glial transmission in brain plasticity (covering EDP, plasticity, LTP, cortex, astrocyte)

  • Inhibitory neurons in health and disease (covering Brain, psychiatric disorders, schizophrenia, interneurons, transgenic mice)

  • Preclinical cardiovascular evaluation (covering Cardiovascular, integrated systems, regional haemodynamics)

  • Assessing welfare in fish via application of optimal and sub-optimal holding conditions (covering Fish, welfare, biomarker, stress, happiness.)

  • The energetics and biomechanics of flight in homing pigeons (covering Heart rate, accelerometry, data loggers)

  • Investigation into drug pharmacokinetics (covering Malaria, anti-infectives, pharmacodynamics, pharmacokinetics)

  • Breeding and housing of genetically modified and mutant mice (covering Breeding genetically modified mice)

  • Cartilage Repair (covering Repair of articular cartilage)