Welcome to ILAR’s IACUCorner!
Are you a member of an institutional animal care and use committee?
Are you a PI preparing a protocol for IACUC review?
* This page is a resource for you! *
issue of the ILAR Journal features an
article devoted to topic-specific aspects of research of particular interest to
IACUC members and staff. The articles address concerns such as humane
endpoints, animal model selection, care and housing, pain management, regulatory
requirements and resources, and monitoring and record keeping, all in the
context of the focus of each issue. Topics recently covered are listed below
with links to the relevant IACUC article.
Fundamental Differences between Wildlife and Biomedical Research
Wildlife Researchers Running the Permit Maze
Full issue: Ethical and IACUC Considerations for Field Biology Studies
Animal Models in Epigenetic Research: Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee Considerations across the Lifespan
Zebrafish Housing, Husbandry, Health, and Care: IACUC Considerations
IACUC Considerations Specific to the Use of Animal Models in Studies on the Neurobiology of Addictive Behaviors
IACUC Perspective on Drug Addiction Research
IACUC Challenges in Invertebrate Research
IACUC Issues Related to Animal Models of Aging
An IACUC Perspective on Songbirds and Their Use in
Animal Studies and One Health: IACUC Considerations
IACUC Considerations: You Have a Disaster Plan But Are You
Practical Considerations in Regenerative Medicine Research:
IACUCs, Ethics, and the Use of Animals in Stem Cell Studies
Testing the Waters: IACUC Issues Associated with Fish
An IACUC Perspective on Animal Models of Sleep-Disordered
Large Animal Models of Genetic Disease: Pertinent IACUC
Behavioral Studies and the IACUC: Challenges and