IACUC - Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee


MB's Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) meets at least six times each year to monitor the care and use of research animals. The committee reviews procedures, protocols and the facility to ensure that all phases meet or exceed the requirements of the Animal Welfare Act and the Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals.

MB Research Laboratories prides itself on pursuing alternative toxicological methods that reduce, refine and replace the use of animals in laboratory research.

MB has pioneered the development and validation of alternative tests with a goal on replacing laboratory animals in toxicological research.

Currently, MB Research offers a wide variety of in vitro and alternative toxicity tests, such as: