Institute for Laboratory Animal Research Council

Peter A. Ward (Chair), University of Michigan Medical School, Department of Pathology, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Stephen W. Barthold, University of California- Davis, Center for Comparative Medicine, Davis, California

Rosemary W. Elliott, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Buffalo, New York

Michael F. Festing, University of Leicester, MRC Toxicology Unit, Leicester, United Kingdom

Janet C. Gonder, Pinehurst, North Carolina

Coenraad F.M. Hendriksen, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Central Animal Laboratories, Bilthoven, The Netherlands

Jay R. Kaplan, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Department of Comparative Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Hilton J. Klein, Merck Research Laboratories, Department of Laboratory Animal Resources, West Point, Pennsylvania

William Morton, University of Washington, National Primate Research Center, Seattle, Washington

Randall J. Nelson, University of Tennessee, Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Memphis, Tennessee

Emilie F. Rissman, University of Virginia, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, Charlottesville, Virginia

Lilly-Marlene Russow, Purdue University, Department of Philosophy, West Lafayette, Indiana

William S. Stokes, National Institute of Environmental Health Science, Animal and Alternative Resources, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina

Michael K. Stoskopf, North Carolina State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, Raleigh, North Carolina

Thomas Wolfle, Cambridge, Maryland

STAFF

Joanne Zurlo, Director

Jennifer Obernier, Program Officer

Kathleen Beil, Administrative Assistant

Marsha Barrett, Project Assistant

Susan Vaupel, Editor

Institute for Laboratory Animal Research

Since 1952, the Institute for Laboratory Animal Research (ILAR) has developed guidelines and disseminated information on the scientific, technological and ethical use of animals and related biological resources in research, testing and education. ILAR promotes high quality, humane care of animals and the appropriate use of animals and alternatives. ILAR functions within the mission of the National Academies as an adviser to the federal government, the biomedical research community and the public. www.national-academies.org/ilar