Laboratory Animals: Regulations and Recommendations for the Care and Use of Animals in Research, 2nd Edition

  • Javier Guillen
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  • ISBN-10: 012849879X
  • ISBN-13: 9780128498798
  • DDC: 344.049
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 466 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released May 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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This text offers a global compilation of standards on the care, welfare and use of animals in research, providing updated information that will be of great interest to professionals across laboratory animal science and biomedical research. Users will find a broad picture of the regulations required in other areas of the world that will be essential to appropriately manage animal care and use programs.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
List of Contributors.
1: Global Guiding Principles: A Tool for Harmonization.
2: Oversight of Research Animal Welfare in the United States.
3: Canada’s Oversight of Animal Ethics and Care in Science.
4: Laboratory Animal Legislation in Latin America.
5: The European Framework on Research Animal Welfare Regulations and Guidelines.
6: Israeli Legislation and Regulation on the Use of Animals in Biological and Medical Research.
7: Animal Experimentation in Africa: Legislation and Guidelines: Prospects for Continued Progress.
8: Laws, Regulations, and Guidelines Governing Research Animal Care and Use in India.
9: Oversight of Animal Research in China.
10: Laws, Regulations, Guidelines, and Principles Pertaining to Laboratory Animals in Far East Asia.
11: Laws, Regulations, Guidelines, and Principles Pertaining to Laboratory Animals in Southeast Asia.
12: Laboratory Animals Regulations and Recommendations: Australia and New Zealand.