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Non-tech. summaries 2014: projects on sensory organ disorders

Projects granted during 2014 that have a primary purpose of translational and applied research: human sensory organ disorders (skin, eyes and ears).

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Non-technical summaries: projects granted in 2014, volume 5

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This document outlines the projects granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2014 with a primary purpose of translational and applied research: human sensory organ disorders (skin, eyes and ears).

The following projects were granted:

  • novel therapies to treat inflammatory diseases (arthritis, colitis, dermatitis, nephritis, COPD)
  • tissue repair (connexin, antisense, wound-healing, diabetes)
  • ocular gene and stem cell therapy (retina, eye, gene-therapy, cell-therapy)
  • improved treatments for ocular surface disease (corneal blinding, transplant, stem cell, aniridia, interstitial keratitis (corneal scarring)
Published 14 April 2016