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IACUC searching for alternatives

This is a resource for animal researchers who need to complete and alternatives search for an IACUC protocol. More information can be found on the Cornell IACUC page here:

Searching for Information

When a researcher submits a protocol with pain category D or E, an alternatives search must be included in the protocol. This is mandated by federal law.  To learn more, read Why to Conduct Literature Searches for Alternatives? 

You can follow the steps in this guide for help in carrying out the alternatives search.  Use the side bar to follow the steps or choose from the links below.  


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