Research involving animal subjects


Learn more about the NRC's commitment to high ethical standards in research involving animals, read related policies and protocols, and get details on our Animal Care Committees (ACCs) and the NRC Joint Committee on Animal Care.


Policies and processes

Animal Care Committees terms of reference

Mandate, operations, membership, responsibilities, and other information for the NRC's ACCs

Animal Care Committee Policies and Procedures manual

Manual of policies and procedures for ACC activities

Frequently asked questions

Answers to frequently asked questions related to research involving animal subjects at the NRC