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.

News and Alerts

Animal Care and Use Program Orientation

Animal Care and Use Program Orientation is scheduled for February 23, 2024 at 11 am. Contact Jennifer Cassaday at to sign up or for questions.

Fall 2023: New and Revised IACUC Guidelines and Policies and ACUP Announcements

Please review this document for new and revised Guidelines and Policies, as well as an important new service from the ARC. Contact the IACUC office if you have any questions.

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PHS Animal Welfare Assurance Number: D16-00592 (A4107-01)
AAALAC Accredited Since October 29, 2001
USDA Class R Research Facility. Customer ID: 1453. Certificate: 74-R-0029

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