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Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)


The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) is governed by a system of polices set forth by the federal Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare, Public Health Service and the United States Department of Agriculture.  The IACUC oversees and routinely evaluates all components and facilities related to vertebrate animal care and use… assists institutions in caring for and using animals in ways judged to be scientifically, technically, and humanely appropriate… assists investigators in fulfilling their obligation to plan and conduct animal experiments in accord with the highest scientific, humane, and ethical principles. 



Request for Use of Vertebrate Animals:

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