Rodent Model as Tools in Ethical Biomedical Research

Editors: Andersen, Monica Levy, Tufik, Sergio (Eds.)

  • Information for researchers of different fields which uses rodents as experimental models
  • Discuss all the ethics aspects involved in procedures with laboratory animals facing negative stereotypes of research with rodents
  • Accessible language, undergraduate students can easily comprehend
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About this book

​The objective of this book is to concisely present information with respect to appropriate use of experimental rodents in research. The principles elaborated seek to provide knowledge of the techniques involved in both management and scientific research to all who use laboratory animals, with a focus on the well-being and ethics regarding rodents and also to fortify the awareness of the importance of the animal as a study object and to offer orientation and assistance in conducting laboratory research, education or tests.

About the authors

Professor Monica Levy Andersen is Master in Psychobiology and PhD in Psychobiology by Universidade Federal de São Paulo, UNIFESP, Post Doctoral Fellow at Division of Neuroscience Yerkes National Primate Research Center - Emory University. Professor of Division of Sleep at Department of Psychobiology of Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP). Visiting Professor of Division of Neuropharmacology at Yerkes National Primate Research Center - Emory University and Division of Neurosciences of New England Primate Research Center - Harvard Medical School. Professor Sergio Tufik is Master in Physiology and PhD in Pharmacology by Universidade Federal de São Paulo, UNIFESP. Full professor of Division of Sleep at Department of Psychobiology of Universidade Federal de São Paulo, UNIFESP.

Table of contents (28 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Andersen, Monica Levy

    Pages 3-6

  • The Aspects of the Use of Rodents in Experimental Research

    Baumans, Vera

    Pages 7-12

  • The Impact of the Environment on Laboratory Animals

    Baumans, Vera

    Pages 13-21

  • Care and Maintenance of Laboratory Animals

    Andersen, Monica Levy (et al.)

    Pages 23-37

  • Euthanasia

    Andersen, Monica Levy (et al.)

    Pages 39-49

Buy this book

eBook $189.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-11578-8
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  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $239.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-319-11577-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Rodent Model as Tools in Ethical Biomedical Research
Editors
  • Monica Levy Andersen
  • Sergio Tufik
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-11578-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-11578-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-11577-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 516
Number of Illustrations and Tables
57 b/w illustrations, 137 illustrations in colour
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