Supported by the Animal Care and Veterinary Services department of Western who supplies veterinarians, animal care technicians, managers and office staff these groups work to service and facilitate Western's research community throughout London in ethically-sound and ground-breaking research using animals.

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Submissions from 2011


Use of Imaging Biomarkers to Assess Perfusion and Glucose Metabolism in the Skeletal Muscle of Dystrophic Mice, Nabeel Ahmad, Ian Welch, Robert Grange, Jennifer Hadway, Savita Dhanvantari, David Hill, Ting-Yim Lee, and Lisa M Hoffman

Submissions from 2009


In vivo Micro-CT Analysis of Bone Remodeling in a Rat Calvarial Defect Model, Joseph U. Umoh, Arthur V. Sampaio, Ian Welch, Vasek Pitelka, Harvey A. Goldberg, T. Michael Underhill, and David W. Holdsworth


The Retinoic Acid Binding Protein CRABP2 Is Increased in Murine Models of Degenerative Joint Disease, Ian D. Welch, Matthew F. Cowan, Frank Beier, and Tully M. Underhill

Submissions from 2008


Transient Middle Cerebral Artery Occlusion Induces Microglial Priming in the Lumbar Spinal Cord: A Novel Model of Neuroinflammation, Katie Moisse, Ian Welch, Tracy Hill, Kathryn Volkening, and Michael J. Strong