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University Policy

UNIVERSITY POLICY On the Care and Use of Vertebrate Animals for Research, Training, and Teaching Purposes

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University Standards, IACUC Guidance, and Templates

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Anesthesia & Analgesia Standards

University Standard for Post-Operative Analgesia

University Standard for Administered Agents

University Standard for Preparation Storage and Use of Tribromoethanol

IACUC Anesthetized Procedure SOP for Rats and Mice – For all researchers performing survival and non-survival procedures

Post-Procedure Monitoring & Analgesia Card – *NEW REQUIRED CARD*

—Inhalational Anesthetics—

University Standard for Anesthetic Vaporizers

University Standard for Isoflurane Euthanasia Drop Method

Anesthesia & Analgesia Guidance/Templates

Anesthesia/Analgesia Drug Log Template

Anesthesia, Analgesia, and Procedure Record – Rodents

DCM Veterinarian Recommended Formularies and Regimens

Pain Relief in Animals

—Inhalational Anesthetics—

Disposal of Inhalational Anesthetics

Isoflurane Vaporizer Monitoring Log Template

Isoflurane Drop Method Log Template

UNC-CH Isoflurane SOP (EHS)

Isoflurane Fact Sheet (EHS)

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Care & Welfare Standards

University Standard for the Acclimation Period for Received Animals

University Standard on Adoption of Companion Animals

University Standard for Documentation of Monthly Principal Investigator Check Sheet

Monthly Principal Investigator (PI) Check Sheet Template

University Standard for Food-Water Restriction-Deprivation

PI Food or Water Restriction Card

University Standard for Humane Endpoints in Rodents

University Standard for Animal Monitoring Documentation and Recordkeeping

University Standard for Monitoring Animals on Neuromuscular Blocking Agents (NMB)

Reporting Animal Welfare Concerns or Animal Protocol Non-compliance

University Standard for Reporting and Veterinary Care for Research Animals

Toxicology Protocols, Evaluation of

University Standard on Tumor Production and Cancer Research in Mice and Rats

USDA Covered Species – Information for Investigators

University Standard for Weight Loss in Research Animals

Care & Welfare Guidance/Templates

Body Condition Scoring – Canine

Body Condition Scoring – Feline

Body Condition Scoring – Mice

Investigator Health Monitoring

Needle Safety in Animal Studies Posting

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Housing & Transportation Standards

University Standard for Animal Procedural Space Exception

University Standard for Animal Transport and Biosecurity

Animal Biosafety Level 2 SOP

University Standard on Mouse Cage Density

University Standard on Rat Cage Density

University Standard for Environmental Enrichment Program for Animals

University Standard for Satellite Facilities

Disaster Plan for UNC Satellite Facilities

University Standard for Social Housing of Research Animals (Terrestrial and Aquatic)

Single Housing Card

Housing & Transportation Guidance/Templates

Mouse Cage Density Lecture

Mouse Colony Management Lecture

No DLAM Cage Card Available?

Satellite Disaster Plan Section F – Specifics to be Submitted for IACUC File

Veterinary Care Contacts for UNC Satellite Facilities

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IACUC Protocol Information Standards

University Standard for Amendments and Other Protocol Changes

University Standard for Exceptions

IACUC Protocol Information Guidance/Templates

Grant Congruency

IACUC Meeting Dates

Personnel Section Updates

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Procedures & Services Standards

University Standard for Rodent Survival Surgery

University Standard for Survival Surgeries for USDA Covered Species

University Standard for Rodent Blood Withdrawal and Tail Biopsy

Core Facilities Site

Guidelines for Use of Animal Core Facilities

University Standard for Mouse and Rat Euthanasia

Carbon Dioxide Euthanasia Posting

University Standard for Rodent Carcass Disposal

University Standard for Footpad Injection in Mice and Rats

University Standard for Rodent Identification

University Standard for Survival Surgery in Amphibian Oocyte Harvest

University Standard for the Use of Adjuvents in Research

Procedures & Services Guidance/Templates

BRIC Project Proposal Form 

BRIC (UNC Biomedical Research Imaging Center Core Facility)

FDA Approved Sterilants and High Level Disinfectants

Custom Antibody Production

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Supplemental Policies & Information

Institutional Policies

PI Responsibilities

Visiting Scholars – UNC Human Resources Policy

Regulatory Policies

Alternatives Search

USDA Animal Care Resource Guide Policies

University Standard for Assignment of Animals into Pain Categories

USDA Animal Care Resource Guide Policies

Commonly Referenced Policies:

Controlled Substance – Federal Policy

Attaining Proper DEA Licensing and Maintenance of Controlled Substances in Researcher Laboratories

Drug Enforcement Administration – Office of Diversion Control

Anesthesia/Analgesia Drug Log Template

Section 1304.22 – PDF document for referencing

Section 1304.22 Records for manufacturers, distributors, dispensers, researchers, importers, and exporters

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