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AC&U - In accordance with federal, state and University of Tennessee policies, the Animal Care and Use staff oversee and coordinate research activities that involve the use of animals. The UT policies for animal care and use encompass regulations of the Animal Welfare Act as amended (Public Law 99-198 - The Improved Standards for Laboratory Animals Act), Guidelines and Principles of the United States Public Health Service Policy and The Guide for the Care and Use of Agricultural Animals in Agricultural Research and Teaching.

Compliance with policies is monitored by the UT Institutional Animal Care & Use Committee (IACUC).

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   Institutional Animal Care & Use Committee

   Office of Laboratory Animal Care


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New IACUC Training Program Outlined. more

IACUC Bylaws currently under revision.

101 Morgan Hall
2621 Morgan Circle
Knoxville, Tennessee 37996-4505

Phone: 865-974-7342
Fax: 865-974-8781