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. read more

Regulatory Information

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Yale’s Assurance Number: A3230-01
Approval Period: May 15, 2015-May 31, 2019

Yale animal researchers may review the Assurance by contacting the Office of Animal Research Support (OARS) at 203-785-5992. 

Yale’s USDA License and Registration Number: 16-R-0001
Registration Period:March 20, 2014- March 20, 2017 

AAALAC Accreditation: March 15, 2016


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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).

Policies, Procedures, Guidelines and Instructions

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