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IACUC Guidance

IACUC guidance will be considered as procedural standards on the topics identified. Investigators are expected to adhere to the standards described unless an exception has been requested and approved by the IACUC in the protocol document.


201 Euthanasia by Cervical Dislocation or Decapitation
202 Euthanasia of Mouse and Rat Fetuses and Neonates
214 Guidelines for Carbon Dioxide Euthanasia in Rodents
303 Guillotine Maintenance and Use | Guillotine Use and Maintenance Log

Protocols and Amendments

105 Alternative Literature Searches
113 IACUC Oversight of Animal Activities

Research Procedures

200 Food or Fluid Regulation or Restriction
203 Biopsy of Rodent Tails
210 Use of Drugs and Compounds in Animal Studies
212 Use of Expired Medical Materials
213 Guidelines for Assessing Pain
I-IC-GU-216 Rodent Identification New
301 Surgical Training and Facilities
I-IC-GU-304 Rodent Surgery and Instrument Sterilization Updated
305 Wire-Bottom Caging for Housing Rodents
600 Studies using Death or Moribundity as an Endpoint
601 Ascites Method of Monoclonal Antibody Production
602 Oocyte Harvesting in Xenopus laevis
604 Use of Freund's Complete Adjuvant
I-IC-GU-606 Retro-Orbital Bleeding
607 Isoflurane Vaporizer Certification Frequency
608 Preparation of Compounds for Use in Animals and Use of Secondary Containers


103 Investigation of Concerns Involving the Care and Use of Animals
I-IC-GU-110 Procurement of Animals
115 Adverse Event or Unanticipated Outcome Reporting
116 Short Term Protocol Participants
118 Procedures for Satellite Animal Facilities Covered under an MUA
I-IC-GU-217 Transporting Animals in Personal Vehicles New
300 Satellite Animal Facilities
400 Animal Hazards Programs

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