Got Rodents/Need Rodents?

Then check out DCM’s Shared Rodent Service! This no-cost program is a fantastic way to share resources and help minimize the number of animals we use in research. The website features simple discussion boards where investigators can post on “Rodents Available” and “Rodents Wanted.” If you do get animals from another lab, don’t forget to [...]

UW DCM Centralization Initiative

The Department of Comparative Medicine (DCM) within the School of Medicine has initiated a staged process that will eventually result in the DCM assuming day-to-day operation of most laboratory-managed animal housing facilities within the UW, ultimately bringing these sites under central control. A DCM Centralization Task Force has been formed to work one-on-one with decentralized [...]