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Federal Oversight of Animal Use in Research Facilities [APHIS Animal Care Factsheet]


Author:
United States, Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, and Animal Care Division
Year:
2014
Subject:
Animal Welfare--Laws and legislation
Abstract:
This APHIS Animal Care Factsheet explains the three federal agencies that provide oversight for the use of animals in laboratory research. This includes the USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, the National Institutes of Health's Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare, and the Food and Drug Administration's Office of Regulatory Affairs.
Publisher:
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
Collection:
Animal Welfare Act History Digital Collection