Regulations for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals in Various Countries

  • Andreas W. Herling
Living reference work entry


In nearly all countries in the world, the use of laboratory animals for biomedical research in academia as well as in industry is regulated by national legislations. Regulations for the care and use of laboratory animals in various countries are subject of permanent legislative changes, adaptations, improvements, etc. Therefore, any information on the legislation in various countries can be only a snapshot for the time being.


European Union Member State Laboratory Animal Biomedical Research Practice Scientist 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbHFrankfurtGermany

Personalised recommendations