||Additional Form Information
|Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals
||The eighth edition of the Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals has been reviewed in draft form by individuals chosen for their diverse perspectives and expertise, in accordance with procedures approved by the Report Review Committee of the National Research Council.
|Guide for the Care and Use of Agricultural Animals in Teaching and Research – (the Ag Guide-2010)
||The Federation of Animal Science Societies (FASS) has released the third edition of the Guide for the Care and Use of Agricultural Animals in Research and Training (FASS Ag Guide). The FASS Ag uide serves as a primary reference document for meeting the needs and requirements of agricultural animals utilized in research and teaching.
|Good Lab Practice Regulations (FDA and EPA)
||Comparison Chart of FDA and EPA Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) Regulations and the OECD Principles of GLP
|USDA’s Animal Welfare Information Center
||Information regarding relevant laws, regulations and discussions of animal care and use.
|NIH Grant Application Vertebrate Animal Section (VAS) Guidance
||To clarify information that must be included in the Vertebrate Animal Section (VAS) of grant applications and cooperative agreements that use live vertebrate animals in research.Explains how VAS is evaluated as part of the NIH peer review process and is considered as part of the overall scoring. Distinction is made between the oversight role of the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) and review responsibility of the NIH Scientific Review Group (SRG).
|NIH VAS Worksheet
||This worksheet is provided to assist applicants in preparing the VAS for submission to the NIH
|NIH VAS Fact Sheet
||5 points of information to be included in the VAS for each performance site.
|Rabies Vaccine Information Sheet
||CDC Rabies – What you need to know
|2013 Report of the AVMA Panel on Euthanasia
||The following forms may be used in completing IACUC protocols for review