Laboratory Animal Law

Author: Kevin Dolan
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 047075334X
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Praise for the first edition: “It is hard to see how anyone with responsibilities under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act could manage without a book such as this.” Michael Balls, review published in Atla “The strength of the ...

Animals And The Law

Author: Jordan Curnutt
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1576071472
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Animals have been used in laboratories for research, testing, and
experimentation for nearly 2,500 years, but only a little more than one century
has elapsed since these procedures have been regulated by laws anywhere in
the world. In America no laboratory animal received any legal protection until
1966, and then only dogs and cats were covered. Antiquity The first recorded use
of an animal for experimentation occurred in about 450 b.c.e. when Alcmaeon of
Croton severed the ...

Laboratory Animal Welfare

Author: Kathryn Bayne
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 0123851041
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The process for overseeing animal care programs differs across the world. As an
example, the U.S. laws, regulations, and policies place authority and oversight
responsibility for the animal care and use program with the Institutional Animal
Care and Use Committee (IACUC), the Attending Veterinarian (AV), and the
Institutional Official (IO). In this system, the veterinar- ian has significant
regulatory responsibility in assuring the health and well-being of all the
laboratory animals used at ...

Laboratory Animal Management Cats

Author: Institute of Laboratory Animal Resources (U.S.). Committee on Cats
Publisher: National Academies
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Although the same dimensions of floors and heights apply to runs as to cages, it
is best to allow additional floor space for movement of cats and animal
technicians, as well as shelving for perches and resting areas. There must be
objects for use ... other laboratory animals. As an adjunct to the law, one should
follow the Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals (ilar, 1978),
published by the National Institutes of Health of the U.S. Department of Health,
Education, and Welfare.

Management Of Laboratory Animal Care And Use Programs

Author: Mark A. Suckow
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1420038842
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Janet C. Gonder, D.V.M, Ph.D. Management of a laboratory animal resource
facility requires knowledge and understanding of federal, state, and local laws
and regulations pertaining to the operation of the facility. The nature and extent of
the regulations that apply to laboratory animal facilities may at first appear
daunting. However, by breaking the requirements into smaller segments and
enlisting the help of appropriate individuals, the task is less onerous. The
importance of involving ...

What Animals Want

Author: Larry Carbone
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199882991
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Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals (originally the Guide for
Laboratory Animal Facilities and Care). Published in 1963 (by the Animal Care
Panel), 1965, 1968, 1972, 1978, 1985 (by NIH), and 1996 (by ILAR). HREA
Health Research Extension Act of 1985, Public Law 99158, which authorizes
continued funding of the NIH with mandates for humane laboratory animal care
and use IACUC Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee; IACUCs oversee
animal care and ...

The Development Of Science Based Guidelines For Laboratory Animal Care

Author: International Workshop on the Development of Science-based Guidelines for Laboratory Animal Care Program Committee
Publisher: National Academies Press
ISBN: 0309093023
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Proceedings of the November 2003 International Workshop National Research
Council, Division on Earth and Life Studies, Institute for Laboratory Animal
Research, International Workshop on the Development of Science-based
Guidelines for Laboratory Animal Care Program Committee ... Nevertheless,
once a Member State ratifies a Convention, it becomes a “party” and is bound to
be implemented as national law. The standards of housing and care for
laboratory animals outlined ...

Laboratory Animal Medicine

Author: James G. Fox
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 9780080535333
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To ensure a safe working environment, a comprehensive occupational health
and safety program is a critical component of all animal care and use programs.
The law also mandates it. The LABORATORY ANIMAL MEDICINE, 2nd edition
Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (29 USC 651) requires employers to
provide safe working conditions and empowers the Occupational Safety and
Health Administration (OSHA) to promulgate standards (29 CFR 1910). This
chapter ...

A Guide To Laboratory Animal Technology

Author: Martin D Buckland
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann
ISBN: 148314142X
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This text aims to provide an introduction and guide for the newcomers and students of the profession, as well as a useful comprehensive reference work for all those concerned with animals.