The purpose of the proposed contract is to develop, maintain and distribute animals from a standing colony of aged F344 rats for use by investigators in studies of aging. Numerous investigators, supported by the NIA, other institutes, and the Veteran's Administration, use NIA rats in their research and are dependent upon NIA for access to a supply of aged rats for their research. Provision for a supply of aged rats is essential to the achievement of NIA research objectives by NIA grantees.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Type
Research and Development Contracts (N01)
Project #
N1AG72113A-28-0-1
Application #
8428913
Study Section
Project Start
1997-01-01
Project End
2010-03-29
Budget Start
Budget End
Support Year
Fiscal Year
2012
Total Cost
$100,821
Indirect Cost
Name
Harlan Laboratories, Inc.
Department
Type
DUNS #
016412512
City
Indianapolis
State
IN
Country
United States
Zip Code
46250