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Neurodevelopmental, Gestational, Lactational and Maternal Immune Stimulation Animal Model for Schizophrenia

Fields of InterestPharmacology of schizophrenia, animal models of psychopathology, neurodevelopmental model of schizophrenia. Prof. Weiner's lab has launched and developed the latent inhibition model of schizophrenia which mimics loss of normal att Read More >

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Animal Research Services in Specific Pathogen Free (SPF) and Standard Facilities

      Tel-Aviv University (TAU) holds several regular and SPF (Specific Pathogen Free) animal care facilities, providing state-of-the-art non-clinical and pre-clinical laboratory research services. We can perform multi-leve Read More >

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Animal Eye Models

  Animal eye models for evaluation of systemic and topical use of new medications, devices and delivery systems. The models include external eye, intraocular, orbital, and optic nerve applications. Webpages:http://www.sheba.co.il/Institutes/ Read More >

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Unique Animal Models for Inflammatory Lung, GI, and Bowel Diseases

The Laboratory of Mucosal Immunology The Laboratory of Mucosal Immunology is new at the Sackler faculty of Medicine and deals primarily with mucosal inflammation. We focus on diseases affecting the lungs, such as asthma, COPD (chronic obstructive pu Read More >

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Animal Models for CNS Disorders and Screening Method for Diabetes

In vitro and in vivo animal models for stroke, Alzheimer's disease (AD), and multiple sclerosis (MS). Rapid screening method for selecting candidates with specific insulin-degrading enzyme inhibitor activity in Types I and II  Diabetes.   Read More >

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Brain Injury Animal Models

Blast Brain Injury: a combat zone-like mouse model. From the experimental lab to the war against terror and back to the lab. Improvised explosive devices (IEDs) are one of the main causes for casualties among civilians and military personnel in the Read More >

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Behavioral Animal Models

Laboratory of Biological Psychiatry & Behavioral research- Felsenstein Institute   Main Research Topics Cognition, Memory, Social behavior, Motility. Disease: Schizophrenia, Anxiety, Neuropathy pain and Depression Drug Development: Read More >

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Cardiovascular and Physiological Assessment in Animal Models

Neufeld Cardiac Research Institute at Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Aviv University comprises a fully equipped laboratory to conduct cardiovascular and physiological experiments in small (mice, rat) and large animals (swine, sheep, calf) including heart Read More >

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Drug Screening Animal Model for Anti-compulsive Activity

We have developed the signal attenuation rat model of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). This model is based on the theoretical proposition that compulsive behaviors result from a deficit in the feedback, which is associated with the performance of Read More >

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Animal model for Examining the Developmental Origin of Adult Diseases Related to Lipid Nutrition

Female mice are fed with diets rich in specific f.a. (saturated or unsaturated) during pregnancy and/or lactation. The offspring is raised on a regular diet or on a fat rich diet, and develops obesity, fatty liver, and insulin resistance, depending o Read More >