Institutional administrator"s manual for laboratory animal care and use

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md .

Written in English

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  • Laboratory animals -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Animal experimentation -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Animal welfare -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Animals -- Social aspects -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc

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Statementprepared by the Editorial Committee of Institutional Administrators and Laboratory Animal Specialists for the Henry M. Jackson Foundation Advancement of Military Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
SeriesNIH publication -- no. 88-2959
ContributionsEditorial Committee of Institutional Administrators and Laboratory Animal Specialists, Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine (U.S.), National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Pagination82 p. :
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14431383M

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