Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences & Peking Union Medical CollegeInstitute of Laboratory Animal Science was set up in 1980 contains lab animal testing center, drug safety evaluation center, descendiblity research center and animal resource center. Since now the institute has 120 staff, 12 of them are senior researchers.
The center can supply technical service including transgenic, gene eliminate, freezing embryo, testing descendiblity of the lab animals and the infected animal model.
The center can produce clean purity rats 300,000, SPF rats 12,000 and animal feed 25 ton annually. The model animals include self hypertension rat (SHR), â…¡diabetes mellitus mice, insulin resistance (IR) rats, hyperlipidemic rats, nutrition obese rats and various vitamin and mineral deficiency animal model and the animal feed.