Animal Research

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Providing a safe and secure environment

Yale University is committed to conducting quality animal research in an ethical and responsible manner to further science and to improve the health of society.

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Applications and forms that may require IACUC review.

Note: ‘Paper protocols’ will no longer be accepted. Please contact OARS to be put in contact with your Department’s Protocol Liaison (; 203-785-5992).

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Interpretations of federal regulations and guidance or Yale-specific rules governing animal research.