Topical Day | The mouse model in radiobiology on the occasion of the inauguration of the new SCK•CEN animal facility

June 12, 2014   Mol (BELGIUM)

The significance of the mouse model in radiation protection;
The significance of the mouse model in radiobiological cerebrovascular research;
The significance of the mouse model in radiobiological stem-cell research;
Concepts to be considered for state of the art of animal research facilities;
The new Royal Decree relating to animal welfare at the SCK•CEN animal facility;
Background of the new SCK•CEN animal facility;
Central role of the mouse model in radiobiology research at SCK•CEN;
Panel discussion on the use of animal models in research;
Visit of the new SCK•CEN animal facility and the laboratories of radiobiology and microbiology.