Guidelines for the Human Transportation of Research Animals

Committee on Guidelines for Humane Transport of Laboratory Animals, xvi + 376 pp., 2006, National Research Council Press, Washington, DC. $34.95 (paperback).

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Prescott, M.J. Guidelines for the Human Transportation of Research Animals. Int J Primatol 28, 505–506 (2007). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10764-007-9134-8

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Keywords

  • Animal Welfare
  • Research Animal
  • European Food Safety Authority
  • Transportation Process
  • Laboratory Animal Research