Animal Health & Disease Resources

All the Virology on the WWW (Tulane University)
Animal Diseases (Karolinska Institute)
Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy
Charles Rivers Labs Technical Publications
Chimpanzees in Research: Strategies For Their Ethical Care, Management, and Use
Dr. Temple Grandin Animal Welfare, Housing, and Transportation
Electronic Zoo
Hardin Meta Directory Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
Laboratory Animal Management: Rodents (ILAR)
Microinjection Workshop
NetVet Comparative Medicine Page
University of Arizona Laboratory Animal Class Notes
Use of Laboratory Animals in Biomedical and Behavioral Research (NRC)
Vermont SIRI Occupational and Environmental Safety and Health Information
Zoonotic Diseases (University of California-Santa Barbara)  -  

Commercial Organizations

Access Technologies
Allentown Caging Equipment Company, Inc.
Alza Corporation
ATCC - American Type Culture Collection
AVID - American Veterinary Identification Devices
B&K Universal Ltd.
Baker Company Safety Cabinets & Hoods
Braintree Scientific, Inc. Research Equipment
Britz-Heidbrink, Inc. Animal Cages
Buckshire Corporation
Calgon Corporation
Charles River Laboratories, Inc.
Columbus Instruments
Coulbourn Instruments
Covance Research Products
Crossfield Product Coroporation Dex-O-Tex
Data Sciences International
Destron-Fearing Electronic ID, Inc.
Dri-Dek Corporation
Drummond Scientific Company
Dyets, Inc.
ECACC - European Collection of Animal Cell Cultures
Edstrom Industries, Inc.
Fine Science Tools
Fisher Scientific
Forma Scientific
Genome Systems Inc.
Grainger, Inc.
Hallowell Engineering and Manufacturing Corporation
Harlan Sprague Dawley, Inc.
Harlan Teklad Laboratory Animal Diets
Henry Schein, Inc.
Kent Scientific Corporation
Kong Toys
Kronen Osteo Bone Clones
KV Vet Supply
Lab Animal Buyers' Guide
Lab Products, Inc.
Lab Safety Supply
Labconco Corporation
LATA E-Source Buyers Guide
LGL Home Page
Life Technologies (Gibco BRL Products)
Maryland Plastics
NaviCyte's Guide to the Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology Universe
North American Drager
PMI Nutrition International LabDiet
Scientific Supply Source, Inc.
SE Lab Group, Inc. Systems Engineering
Suburban Surgical Company, Inc. Veterinary Caging and Equipment
Thomas Scientific Laboratory Equipment & Supplies
VWR Scientific Products
Zeigler Feeds
Zivic-Miller Laboratories  -  

Comparative Medicine Departments/Centers/Institutes

California Regional Primate Research Center
Duke University Regional Primate Research Center
Emory University Yerkes Regional Primate Research Center
Florida State University Laboratory Animal Resources
Fox Chase Cancer Center
Georgetown University Division of Comparative Medicine
German Primate Center
Institute for Genomic Research
Iowa State University Laboratory Animal Resources
Jackson Laboratory
Kanazawa University Institute for Experimental Animals (Japan)
Kyoto University Primate Research Institute
Marquette University Animal Care Program
Medizinische Hochschule Hannover Institut für Versuchstierkunde und Zentrales Tierlaboratorium (Germany)
Monash University Animal Services (Australia)
Nagasaki University Laboratory Animal Center for Biomedical Research (Japan)
Ohio State University University Laboratory Animal Resources
Oregon Regional Primate Research Center (ORPRC)
Osaka University Institute of Experimental Animal Sciences (Japan)
Pennsylvania State University Laboratory Animal Resources Program
Rockefeller University Laboratory Animal Research Center
Rutgers University Laboratory Animal Services
Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research
Stanford University Department of Comparative Medicine
Tsukuba Primate Center (National Institute of Infectious Diseases-Japan)
Tulane Regional Primate Research Center
University of Arizona University Animal Care
University of Brasilia Primate Center (Brazil)
University of California-Irvine Laboratory Animal Resources
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Veterinary Cancer Control Program
University of Colorado Office of Laboratory Animal Resources
University of Georgia Division of Animal Care and Use
University of Illinois Office of Laboratory Animal Resources
University of Iowa Animal Care Unit
University of Kentucky Office of the University Veterinarian
University of Kuopio National Laboratory Animal Center (Finland)
University of Miami Division of Comparative Pathology
University of Michigan Unit for Laboratory Animal Medicine
University of Minnesota Research Animal Resources
University of Missouri-Kansas City Laboratory Animal Center
University of Montana Department of Laboratory Animal Resources
University of Nebraska Medical Center Animal Care and Use Program
University of South Alabama Primate Research Laboratory
University of Tennessee-Knoxville Office of Laboratory Animal Care
University of Texas - MD Anderson Cancer Center Department of Veterinary Medicine & Surgery
University of Texas at Austin Animal Resources Center
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Laboratory Animal Resources
University of Tokushima School of Medicine Institute for Animal Experimentation (Japan)
University of Toledo Animal Care Program
University of Utah Animal Resources
University of Vermont Office of Animal Care Management
University of Zurich Institute of Laboratory Animal Science (Switzerland)  -  
Uppsala Universitet Department of Comparative Medicine (Sweden)
Wake Forrest University Department of Comparative Medicine
Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Washington Regional Primate Research Center
Wisconsin Regional Primate Research Center
Yale University Section of Comparative Medicine

Computer Databases & Software

AgDB - Directory of Agriculture-Related Databases, Datasets, and Information Systems
AGIS - Agricultural Genome Information Server
AgNIC Animal Science Page
ANEX Laboratory Animal Science Databases (University of Tokushima)
Autotoot Autotutorial Software (University of California-Davis)
BioMedNet Mouse Knockout Database
CRIS USDA Research Database
CRISP NIH Research Database
Cytokine Explorer (University of Missouri)
Dialog Corporation
EUCIB - European Collaborative Interspecific Mouse BackCross Database
GCS - General Computer Systems, Inc.
Gene Knockout Database
GILS - Government Information Locator Service
GIX - Government Inforamation Exchange
Guidelines for Searching Databases for Research and Teaching Using Animals (Emory University)
GuideStar - Donor's Guide to the NonProfit Universe
Haz-Map Occupational and Environmental Toxicology Database
HazDat - Hazardous Substance Release/Health Effects Database
HENSA - Higher Education National Software Archive
IMR - Induced Mutant Resource Transgenic and Targeted Mutant Mice (Jackson Laboratory)
Information on Animal Alternatives Database
Institutional Biosafety Committee Database
Internet Grateful Med - National Library of Medicine
INVITTOX Online - Data Bank of In Vitro Techniques in Toxicology
KEGG - Kyoto Encyclopedia of Genes and Genomes
Mouse Genome Informatics (Jackson Laboratory)
NIH Office of Extramural Research Award Data
NTM Consulting Services, Inc. Sirius Software
Oak Ridge National Laboratory Transgenic and Targeted Mutant Animal Database
Pedro's BioMolecular Research Tools
PREX Biomedical Database Service
Recombinant Capital Clinical Trials Database
RENI - Registry Nomenclature Information System
Research Investigator's Source, Inc.
RITA - Registry of Industrial Toxicologic Animal-data
SNOMED International
TBASE - Transgenic/Targeted Mutation Database
USDA AWIC CARE CD-ROM (Compendium of Animal REsources)
USDOD Biomedical Research Database
USGS National Biological Information Infrastructure Clearinghouse
Veterinary Journal and Proceedings Database Search Engine (University of Montreal)

Educational & Multimedia Resources

AALAS - Laboratory Animal Science Master Calendar
Access Excellence (Genentech, Inc.)
Anaesthesia of Rats
ANIMALS: Computer Simulations of Animal Behavior
Artificial Life "Games"
Atlas of the Mouse Brain
Autodax: The Website of Salmander Research
Biomethodology of Laboratory Animals (University of Iowa)
BioTech Interactive Educational Resource And Biotechnology Reference Tool
CALF - Computer Assisted Learning Facility (University of California - Davis)
Canine Osteology - An Interactive Atlas (University of California, Davis)
Digital Frog International
Electronic Media & Applications Conference: WUSTL/OPRR/AALAS
Food Safety Computer Assisted Instruction (University of Illinois)
Fundamentals of Microbiology 101 (Washington State University)
Global Network Academy
LATA - Laboratory Animal Training Association
Mouse and Rat Research Home Page
NORINA Database: Audiovisual Alternatives to Laboratory Animals in Teaching
Sniffy, the Virtual Rat
Virtual Anaesthesia Textbook
Virtual Anatomy Project (Colorado State University)
Virtual Courses on the Web
Virtual Embryo
Virtual Necropsy

Ethics / Humane Associations & Resources

AHA - American Humane Association
Alternatives Online
Altweb: Alternatives To Animal Testing On The Web (CAAT)
Amazing Environmental Organization Web Directory
Animal Behavior and Welfare Sites
Animal Ethics Page (Monash University)
Animal Rights Law Center (Rutgers University)
ARDF - Alternatives Research & Development Foundation
ARENA - Applied Research Ethics National Association
ARRS - Animal Rights Resource Site
ATLA - Alternatives to Laboratory Animals Journal
AVAR - Association of Veterinarians for Animal Rights
AWI - Animal Welfare Institute
Dr Hadwen Trust for Humane Research
ECVAM - European Centre for the Validation of Alternative Methods
ERGATT - European Research Group for Alternatives in Toxicity Testing
FOIA - Freedom of Information Home Page
Food Animal Well-Being (1993 Conference Proceedings and Deliberations - USDA and Purdue University)
FRAME - Fund for the Replacement of Animals in Medical Experiments
German Collection of Human and Animal Cell Cultures
GTEMA - Grupo de Trabajo Especializado en Métodos Alternativos (Spain)
Humane Innovations and Alternatives Journal
Information on Animal Alternatives Database
Invitroderm.com - Alternatives to Skin Irritation Testing in Animals
Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science
Kennedy Institute of Ethics
Leiden University Department of Lab Animal Issues (Netherlands)
NCA - Netherlands Centre Alternatives to Animal Use
NORINA Database: Audiovisual Alternatives to Laboratory Animals in Teaching
PRIM&R - Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research
PSYETA - Psychologists for the Ethical Treatment of Animals
SAPL - Society for Animal Protective Legislation
SCAW - Scientists' Center for Animal Welfare
Science and Ethics: Bioethics, Genethics, and Veterinary Ethics
Society and Animals Journal
Sources of Support for Research on Alternatives to Animal Use in Research and Testing
SVME - Society for Veterinary Medical Ethics
Swedish Animal Protection Act
Tierschutz - Animal Welfare
University of Birmingham Department of Biomedical Science and Biomedical Ethics (UK)
University of California-Davis Center for Animal Alternatives

General Veterinary Guides

Mosby's NetVet
Internet Sleuth - Veterinary & Zoology Searches
Internets Veterinary Databases
NetVet Veterinary Resources
Veterinary Information Network
WWW VL - Biosciences
WWW VL Veterinary Medicine

IACUC's on the Web

APA - Guidelines for Ethical Conduct in the Care and Use of Animals
Columbia University Institute of Comparative Medicine
Cornell University Office of Sponsored Programs
Georgia Southern University Office of Research Services and Sponsored Programs
Georgia Tech Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee
Harvard University Animal Research Facility
IACUC's: Celebrating 10 Years of Experience
Ohio State University University Laboratory Animal Resources
Rice Universtity Animal Care Committee
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Research Office
Stanford University Department of Comparative Medicine
Thomas Jefferson University Office of Animal Resources
University Departmental and Sponsored Research Offices
University of Arkansas Office of Research and Sponsored Programs
University of Calgary Animal Care
University of California-Davis Animal Use and Care Administrative Advisory Committee
University of California-Davis Animal Welfare Quiz Demonstration
University of California-Santa Barbara Office of Research Animal Care Council
University of Central Arkansas Office of Sponsored Programs
University of Connecticut Health Center Animal Care and Use Program
University of Florida IACUC
University of Georgia Division of Animal Care and Use
University of Idaho IACUC
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Vivarium
University of Mississippi IACUC
University of Montana IACUC
University of Northern British Columbia Policy and Procedures on Animal Care
University of Scranton Office of Research Services
University of Tennessee-Knoxville Office of Laboratory Animal Care
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Laboratory Animal Resources
University of Utah Animal Resources
University of Vermont Office of Sponsored Programs
Wayne State University Division of Laboratory Animal Resources

Laws | Regulations | Government Agencies

AC - USDA Animal Care
APHIS - Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
ASIH/AFS/AIFRB Guidelines for Use of Fishes in Field Research
ASIH/HL/SSAR Guidelines for Use of Live Amphibians and Reptiles in Field Research
AVMA Panel on Euthanasia Report
AWA - Animal Welfare Act
AWIC - Animal Welfare Information Center
BIC - USDA Biotechnology Information Center
CapWeb - Internet Guide to the US Congress
CBER - Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
CDER - Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
CFSAN - Center for Food Safety & Applied Nutrition
CRDH - Center for Devices and Radiological Health
CVM - Center for Veterinary Medicine
European Convention for the Protection of Vertebrate Animals used for Experimental and other Scientific Purposes
FDA Compliance Policy Guides
FDA Guidance Documents
Federal Register
FedWorld Information Network
FOIA - Freedom of Information Act
Food and Drug Administration Home Page
Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals (1996)
Guidelines for Research Involving Recombinant DNA Molecules
ICLAS - International Council for Laboratory Animal Science
IES - Investigative & Enforcement Services
ILAR - Institute for Laboratory Animal Research
LEGI-SLATE Web Service
MNP - Missing Pet Network
NAL - National Agricultural Library
NAS / NRC - National Academy of Sciences / National Research Council
NCID - National Center for Infectious Diseases
NCIE - National Center for Import and Export
NCRR National Center for Research Resources
NIH - National Institutes of Health
NLM - National Library of Medicine
NTP - National Toxicology Program
Occupational Health and Safety in the Care and Use of Research Animals (1997)
OER - Office of Extramural Research Award Data
OPRR - Office for Protection from Research Risks
ORDA - Office of Recombinant DNA Activities
Public Health Service (PHS) Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals
Regulatory Guidance
Thomas - Legislative Information on the Internet
TRAM Electronic Agency Forms
UK Home Office
US House of Representatives
US Senate
US State & Local Gateway
US State and Territory Animal Import Regulations
US Supreme Court Opinions (LII Project Hermes)
USDA Missing Pet Network
VS - USDA Veterinary Services
White House


AALAS Contemporary Topics
AALAS Laboratory Animal Science
ILAR Journal
Lab Animal
Laboratory Animals
NetVet: Mosby's Veterinary Guide to the Internet

Research Animal-related Organizations & Associations

AAALAC International Home Page
AALAS - American Association for Laboratory Animal Science
AALAS Foundation MICE Fund
ACLAD - American Committee on Laboratory Animal Diseases
ACLAM - American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine
ACVP - American College of Veterinary Pathologists
AG - Association for Gnotobiotics
AHEAD - Animal Health/Emerging Animal Diseases
AMP - Americans for Medical Progress
ANZCCART - Australian and New Zealand Council for the Care of Animals in Research and Teaching
ARENA - Applied Research Ethics National Association
ARVO - Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
ASA - Acoustical Society of America
ASAB - Association for the Study of Animal Behaviour
ASAS - Amercian Society of Animal Science
ASCB - American Society for Cell Biology
ASLAP - American Society of Laboratory Animal Practitioners
ASM - American Society for Microbiology
ASNS - American Society for Nutritional Sciences
ASPET - American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics
ASV - American Society for Virology
AVMA - American Veterinary Medical Association
BLAVA - British Laboratory Animal Veterinary Association
BRET - Biomedical Research Education Trust
CALAS / ASCAL - Canadian Association for Laboratory Animal Science
CBRA - California Biomedical Research Association
CCAC - Canadian Council on Animal Care
CIIT - Chemical Industry Institute of Toxicology
CRWAD - Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases
CURE - Connecticut United for Research Excellence
DIA - Drug Information Association
EBRA - European Biomedical Research Association
ESTIV - European Society of Toxicology In Vitro
EUROTOX (Association of European Toxicologists & European Societies of Toxicology)
FAS - Federation of American Scientists
FASEB - Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology
FBR - Foundation for Biomedical Research
GV-SOLAS - Gesellschaft für Versuchstierkunde (Society of Laboratory Animal Science)
IACUC's - Institutional Animal Care and Use Committees Page
IASP - International Association for the Study of Pain
IAT - Institute of Animal Technology
IDSA - Infectious Diseases Society of America
IIVTG - Industrial In Vitro Toxicology Group
ILAM - Institute for Laboratory Animal Management
ILAR - Institute for Laboratory Animal Research
JALAM - Japanese Association for Laboratory Animal Medicine
Join Hands
JSLAE - Japanese Society for Laboratory Animal and Environment
LASA - Laboratory Animal Science Association
LAWTE - Laboratory Animal Welfare Training Exchange
MAABRE - Mid-Continent Association for Agriculture, Biomedical Research and Education
MSMR - Massachusetts Society for Medical Research
NABR - National Association for Biomedical Research
NAIA - National Animal Interest Alliance
NAVTA - North American Veterinary Technician Association
NJABR - New Jersey Association for Biomedical Research
OBRA - Oregon Biomedical Research Association
OSERA - Ohio Scientific Education & Research Association
PRIM&R - Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research
Primate Information Center at the University of Washington
Primate Supply Information Clearinghouse
PSBR - Pennsylvania Society for Biomedical Research
RDS - Research Defense Society
SCAW - Scientists' Center for Animal Welfare
SIVB - Society for In Vitro Biology
SOT - Society of Toxicology
UFAW - Universities Federation for Animal Welfare