Link to Internal Resources and Information:

1) ACoMaS - The ACRC Animal Colony Management System & BLiSC repository strain list database.

2) Updated ACRC Mouse and Rat colonies SPF Pathogen Monitoring Results - Listing latest monitoring results of all pathogens routinely monitored and excluded from our high barrier rodent Specific Pathogen Free SPF level 1 & SPF level 2 environments.

3) Clarifications on What is SPF? and how it is important for your research? 

6) <Training Request Form>


Link to external resources and databases:

1) ISTT - International Society for Transgenic Technologies:

2) The Mouse CRISPR PAGE:

3) Breaking Cas : the New guide RNA design interface

Another popular Crispr/Cas guide RNA design tool is:

4) Infrafrontier /  European Mouse Mutant Archive (EMMA):

5) CRE-X-MICE database :

6) Mouse Phenome Database:

7) International Gene Trap Consortium (IGTC):

8) International Mouse Phenotyping Consortium (IMPC):

9) The Jackson Laboratory:

10) MGI , Mouse Genome Informatics, the international database resource for the laboratory mouse:

11) JAX quick guide to Mouse Nomenclature & more detailed guidelines

12) EMAP, the e-Mouse project:

13) CARD / Nakagata Lab  Manual for Reproductive Technologies in Mice:

14) India Bioscience :

15) LASA: Laboratory Animal Scientists' Association (India) -

16) ARRIVE guidelines = international agreement on items to include in your scientific research paper when publishing work involving the use of laboratory animals-

17) NC3Rs - National Center for the Replacement, Refinement and Reduction of Animals in Research - tutorials, procedure videos, guidelines on experimental design and statistical power analysis ...


National and International Laboratory Animal Welfare and Ethics guidelines:

The ACRC has established state of the art animal reseach facilities and user training programs following guidelines from both:

1) the Indian Committee for the Purpose of Control and Supervision of Experiments on Animals (CPCSEA): 

2) the FELASA, Federation of European Laboratory Animal Science Associations: