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The Resource Animal research in a global environment : meeting the challenges : proceedings of the November 2008 international workshop, Institute for Laboratory Animal Research, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council of the National Academies

Animal research in a global environment : meeting the challenges : proceedings of the November 2008 international workshop, Institute for Laboratory Animal Research, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council of the National Academies

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Animal research in a global environment : meeting the challenges : proceedings of the November 2008 international workshop
Title
Animal research in a global environment
Title remainder
meeting the challenges : proceedings of the November 2008 international workshop
Statement of responsibility
Institute for Laboratory Animal Research, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council of the National Academies
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Language
eng
Summary
"Animal research will play an essential role in efforts to meet increasing demands for global health care. Yet the animal research community faces the challenge of overcoming negative impressions that industry and academia engage in international collaborations in order to conduct work in parts of the world where animal welfare standards are less stringent. Thus, the importance of ensuring the international harmonization of the principles and standards of animal care and use cannot be overstated. A number of national and international groups are actively working toward this goal. The Institute for Laboratory Animal Research (ILAR), a program unit of the US National Research Council, is committed to promoting both the welfare of animals used in research and the quality of the resulting science. In 2008, to follow up on the 2003 event, ILAR convened a workshop which brought together 200 participants from 17 countries. Their mission was to identify and promote better understanding of important challenges in the conduct of animal research across country boundaries. These challenges include: the sourcing of animals; the quality of veterinary care; competent staff; the provision of a suitable environment (including nutritious food and potable water) for animals; and ongoing oversight of the animal program; among others. Animal Research in a Global Environment summarizes the proceedings of the 2008 workshop. The impact of this 2008 workshop has extended beyond the oral presentations conveyed in these proceedings. It has been a vital bridge for diverse colleagues and organizations around the world to advance initiatives designed to fill gaps in standards, professional qualifications, and coordination of animal use."--Publisher's description
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NRC
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illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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2008
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International Workshop on Animal Research in a Global Environment: Meeting the Challenges
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bibliography
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Institute for Laboratory Animal Research (U.S.)
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  • Laboratory animals
  • Biological laboratories
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Animal research in a global environment : meeting the challenges : proceedings of the November 2008 international workshop, Institute for Laboratory Animal Research, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council of the National Academies
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Publication
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Includes bibliographical references
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volume
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nc
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text
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txt
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rdacontent.
Contents
Plenary lecture: science and technology and US Foreign Policy / Norman Neureiter -- Introductory lecture : building momentum: lessons learned from the 2003 ILAR International Conference / Hilton Klein -- Challenges and opportunities for harmonization -- Perspectives from international organizations -- Global issues: working across different standards -- Training and education -- Plenary lecture : animal research in a global environment: meeting the challenges / John Baldoni -- Veterinary care for laboratory animals -- Standards of veterinary care for laboratory animals -- State of laboratory animal medicine around the world -- A path forward -- International approaches and principles for distress, pain, and euthanasia -- International approaches and principles for humane endpoints -- Coordination of international rodent resources -- International coordination of nonhuman primates -- Framing the issues -- Supply and use of NHP around the world -- Challenges in outsourcing studies
Control code
748588700
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 264 pages
Isbn
9780309215022
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unmediated
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rdamedia.
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n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)748588700
Label
Animal research in a global environment : meeting the challenges : proceedings of the November 2008 international workshop, Institute for Laboratory Animal Research, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council of the National Academies
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Plenary lecture: science and technology and US Foreign Policy / Norman Neureiter -- Introductory lecture : building momentum: lessons learned from the 2003 ILAR International Conference / Hilton Klein -- Challenges and opportunities for harmonization -- Perspectives from international organizations -- Global issues: working across different standards -- Training and education -- Plenary lecture : animal research in a global environment: meeting the challenges / John Baldoni -- Veterinary care for laboratory animals -- Standards of veterinary care for laboratory animals -- State of laboratory animal medicine around the world -- A path forward -- International approaches and principles for distress, pain, and euthanasia -- International approaches and principles for humane endpoints -- Coordination of international rodent resources -- International coordination of nonhuman primates -- Framing the issues -- Supply and use of NHP around the world -- Challenges in outsourcing studies
Control code
748588700
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 264 pages
Isbn
9780309215022
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)748588700

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