The UFAW handbook on the care and management of laboratory and other research animals /

The seminal reference on the care of laboratory and captive animals, The UFAW Handbook on the Care and Management of Laboratory and Other Research Animals 8 th edition is a must-have for anyone working in this field. The UFAW Handbook has been the definitive text since 1947. Written for an internati...

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Corporate Author: Universities Federation for Animal Welfare.
Other Authors: Hubrecht, R., Kirkwood, James K.
Format: eBook
Published: Chichester, West Sussex ; Ames, Iowa : Blackwell Pub., 2010.
Edition:8th ed.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • THE UFAW HANDBOOK ON The Care and Management of Laboratory and Other Research Animals, Eighth Edition; Contents; Contributors; Foreword; 1: Introduction; PART 1: IMPLEMENTING THE THREE Rs IN RESEARCH USING ANIMALS; 2: The Three Rs; 3: The design of animal experiments; 4: Introduction to laboratory animal genetics; 5: Phenotyping of genetically modified mice; 6: Brief introduction to welfare assessment: a 't oolbox' of techniques; 7: Welfare and 'best practice' in field studies of wildlife; 8: Legislation and oversight of the conduct of research using animals: a global overview.