What commitments does the IACUC promote for animal use?

 

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The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee works to ensure that research is conducted in a way that

  1. avoids or minimizes discomfort, distress, and pain in experimental animals consistent with sound scientific practices
  2. uses the minimum number of animals necessary to obtain valid results, and
  3. considers non-animal models wherever possible
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