The Academy of Surgical Research (ASR), European Academy of Laboratory Animal Surgery (EALAS), and InsideScientific proudly present this 4-part webinar series focused on the ever-evolving world of research surgical techniques and practices.
Marcel Perret-Gentil, DVM, MS, answers questions from a recent webinar on simple-to-implement techniques to significantly improve surgical outcomes, positively impacting your animal’s recovery and data.
Originally posted on Scientist.com, this article references a lawsuit filed by the Harvard Law School Animal Law and Policy Clinic against the United States Department of Agriculture for failing to conduct full annual inspections and highlights the need for an independent, transparent assessment program.
Adapted from an article published in Laboratory Animal Science Professional Magazine, this blog entry highlights the importance of nonhuman primates (NHPs) in neuroscience research as well as five recent evidence-based NHP refinement advances in neuroscience.
Aileen King presents data showing that small alterations to experimental protocol and choice of model can impact on both welfare and data interpretation when studying blood glucose homeostasis in mice.