Room: 113D Med
Phone: (210) 567-6166
The Department of Laboratory Animal Resources (DLAR) supports all aspects of teaching, testing and research which require the use of animals. The facility is operated in compliance with:
Periodic inspections are conducted by representatives of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
The University is accredited by the Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care, International (AAALAC).
In assuring that both the letter and the spirit of these regulatory requirements are met, the DLAR provides a contemporary program of Laboratory Animal Medicine and Care which includes:
Services are provided on a cost-recovery basis to research or instructional units by an interdepartmental transfer of funds (IDT).