Non-technical summaries granted during 2013: volume 6

Volume 6 of the non-technical summaries granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2013.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government



The following projects are listed in volume 6 of 2013:

  • gene function and autoimmunity (covering diabetes)
  • glial neurotransmitter receptors in Alzheimer’s disease (covering astrocytes, amyloid, calcium)
  • exotic virus detection
  • skeletal homeostasis, remodelling and repair (covering arthritis, stem cells, cartilage, bone, regeneration)
  • vascular cytoprotection during inflammation (covering blood vessel injury, blood vessel growth, endothelium, atherosclerosis)
  • factors affecting fish populations (covering management, conservation, environment)
  • senescence and its effectors in tumour suppression (covering autophagy)
  • sgnalling processes in chronic diseases (covering cancer, inflammation, viral disease, therapeutics)
  • immunobiology of regenerative medicine (covering stem cells, pluripotency, degenerative disease, immunological rejection, dendritic cells)
Published 25 March 2014