The university's CM-LAF provides veterinarians who offer many services to researchers, including protocol review, consultation and surgery.
Veterinarians can expedite the process by checking your protocols before you submit them to the IACUC for review. They also can advise you on drug dosages, anesthetic regimes, monitoring programs, supportive care, post-operative care and housing. We encourage researchers and technicians to take advantage of this free service.
Board certified (American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine) veterinarians are available to advise researchers on:
Free consultations can be made over the phone, in person or in your lab.
UB's IACUC procedures and guidelines follow nationally established standards to ensure the university's animal research and education is ethical and compliant.