The welfare of laboratory animals is essential to ensure quality of the experiments. Unfortunately, the few Quality Assurance Specialist of pharmaceutical companies are veterinarians, therefore could hardly fully evaluate these issues.
Respiratory organs provide the gas exchange function in which various pathogenic substance and microorganisms causing respiratory diseases can enter the organism and settle in the epithelial surface of lungs and airway tracts.
In the present review, we discuss the problem of hypersensitivity to laboratory animal allergens, which affects both animal caretakers and research personnel. Biological characteristics of the main allergens released by laboratory rodents are presented, as well a
In recent years, due to the development of agriculture and the increase in the number of pet owners, there is a rapid development of veterinary medicine not only in the Russian Federation, but throughout the world.