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Animal Research

Animal Research consists of the departments and facilities required to humanely, ethically, and responsibly use animals as research subjects.

Institutional Animal Care & Use Committee (IACUC)

The WCMC IACUC reviews research protocols, conducts evaluations of the institution's animal care and use, and periodically performs inspections of animal housing and procedure facilities.

Research Animal Resource Center (RARC)

The Research Animal Resource Center (RARC), a component of the Center of Comparative Medicine and Pathology, provides staff and facilities to promote the humane care and use of animals used in research and teaching at Weill Cornell Medicine (WCM), the Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) and the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK).