Non-technical summaries granted during 2013: volume 54
Projects granted during 2013 under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986.
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This document outlines 34 projects granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2013.
The first 10 projects are:
- environmental regulation of fish physiology (fish, environment, reproduction, stress, growth)
- mechanisms of cortical oscillations in health and disease (neuron, oscillation, neocortex, neurology, psychiatry)
- effect of shift-work on adipose circadian rhythms (circadian, sleep, shift-work, desynchrony, metabolism)
- environmental sensitivity of subclinical disease resistance and resilience in farm animals (environmental, sensitivity, disease, farm animals)
- safety testing using small animal species (regulatory safety assessment small animal)
- safety assessment studies - method development and validation (safety assessment studies method development)
- interaction between dell cycle regulation, development, and diseases (cell cycle, development, human diseases, cancer, retinal disorders)
- to study the epidemiology and pathogenesis of the diseases (virus, salmonid, IHN, VHS, aquaculture)
- glucocerebrosidase deficit in Parkinson’s disease (glucocerebrosidase, Gbal, Parkinson’s disease, alpha-synuclein)
- regulation of muscle stem cell function and metabolism (adult stem cells; muscle; regeneration; ageing; metabolism)