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The use of animals in research, testing, and education is subject to a myriad of laws, regulations, policies, and standards. The public’s interest in the treatment of laboratory animals and lobbying by animal welfare and antivivisection organizations has led to the passage of many of these laws and regulations during the second half of the 20th century. The use of animals in scientific research has been a controversial issue for over a hundred years. Research with animals has saved human lives, lessened human suffering, and advanced scientific understanding, yet that same research can cause pain and distress for the animals involved and may result in their death. It is hardly surprising that animal experimentation raises . Laboratory Animals: Regulations and Recommendations for the Care and Use of Animals in Research, Second Edition, is the only publication to offer a global compilation of standards on the care, welfare and use of animals in research. The book provides updated information that will be of great interest to professionals across laboratory animal. A respected resource for decades, the Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals has been revised by a committee of experts, based on input from scientists and the public. The Guide incorporates recent research on commonly used species, including farm animals, and includes extensive references. It is organized around major components of animal use.
The Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals was released to the sponsors and the public on January 2, , in a prepublication form. After that, the Institute of Laboratory Animal Resources (ILAR) received comments from users and members of the Committee to Revise the Guide has always been characterized as a living document, subject to modification . Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals: Eighth Edition - Kindle edition by National Research Council, Division on Earth and Life Studies, Institute for Laboratory Animal Research, Committee for the Update of the Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets/5(20). The Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals by the Institute for Laboratory Animal Research (ILAR) of the National Research Council in the USA, is well known among most individuals involved in laboratory animal care and use. Most of the time insiders refer to it as the ‘Guide’. In the year , ILAR published its eighth edition. This new edition Cited by: About this journal. The international journal of laboratory animal science, technology, welfare and medicine, Laboratory Animals publishes peer-reviewed original papers and reviews on all aspects of the care and use of animals in biomedical research. The journal promotes improvements in the welfare or well-being of the animals used, it particularly focuses on research that reduces the .
The Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals (NRC ) 20 Guide for the Care and Use of Agricultural Animals in Research and Teaching (FASS, ) Laboratory Animals: Regulations and Recommendations for the Care and Use of Animals in Research, Second Edition, is the only publication to offer a global compilation of standards on the care, welfare and use of animals in book provides updated information that will be of great interest to professionals across laboratory animal science and biomedical research. INSTITUTE FOR LAbORATORy ANIMAL RESEARCH PUbLICATIONS Recognition and Alleviation of Pain in Laboratory Animals () Scientific and Humane Issues in the Use of Random Source Dogs and Cats for Research () Recognition and Alleviation of Distress in Laboratory Animals () Toxicity Testing in the 21st Century: A Vision and a Strategy (). Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee Guidebook This Guidebook is provided for informational purposes only. It neither establishes nor reflects a change in PHS Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals.