Animal Research

It is our policy to assure the care and use of animals for research, teaching, and testing is done in accordance with applicable federal and state laws or regulations (HOP 7-1310). The research carried out by UT Austin aims to advance knowledge in important biological systems, as well as seek to identify novel targets for the development of therapies and diagnostics applicable to addiction, cancers, Alzheimer’s disease, autism, and many other diseases or disorders.

Animal Welfare Assurance with OLAW: A4107-01
USDA Class R Research Facility. Customer number: 1453 under certificate number 74-R-0029
Continuous full accreditation through AAALAC since October 29, 2001. File number: 000988