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News Bulletin

The University has established policies on the use of animal subjects to promote their humane care and use in research and instruction and to ensure institutional compliance with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations and University policies governing the use of animals.*
The IACUC oversees all UCSF research and instruction that involves vertebrate animals, in order to ensure that the highest ethical and animal welfare standards are met.

*University Administrative Policy #100-17
Research and Instruction Using Animal Subjects



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Institutional PHS Assurance #A3400-01
Renewed: 2/25/2011
Expires: 2/28/2015

USDA Customer #9199 Registration #93-R-0440
Expires: 9/15/2014

AAALAC Accreditation #001084
Effective: June 14, 2004



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