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New talks: Animal models in biomedical research

February 23rd, 2015 by Mary Wood

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…..Henry Stewart Talks

…..Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection

Animal Models in Biomedical Research
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Basic principles of animal models

  1. The moral status of invasive animal research
    Prof. Bernard E. Rollin  –  Colorado State University, USA
  1. Legal aspects of using animals for research in the U.S.
    Dr. B. Taylor Bennet  –  Management Consultant, USA
  1. Modern production of laboratory animals
    Dr. Martin Toft  –  Adlast, DK

Modern techniques for the creation of animal models

  1. Creating animal models by genetic techniques
    Mr. Emmanuel Gomas  –  Transgenic Technologies Training and Consulting, 3TC, FR
  1. Surgical models and perioperative care in swine
    Prof. M. Michael Swindle  –  Medical University of South Carolina, USA
    Prof. Mary Ann McCrackin  –  Medical University of South Carolina, USA
  1. Improving and humanizing animal models by microbiomic techniques)
    Prof. Axel Kornerup Hansen  –  University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Specific animal models

  1. Behavioral phenotyping of mouse models of neuropsychiatric and neurodevelopmental disorders
    Prof. Jacqueline N. Crawley  –  UC Davis MIND Institute, Robert E. Chason Endowed Chair in Translational Research, Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, UC Davis School of Medicine
  1. Development of immunotherapies for type 1 diabetes. Value and limitations of mouse models.
    Prof. Matthias von Herrath  –  Novo Nordisk Ltd, USA