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Zebrafish: Husbandry, Care and Welfare
April 21, 2016 - April 22, 2016
FGB and University College London (UCL) organise a workshop on housing, care and welfare of Zebrafish used for scientific purposes. The workshop will take place in the recently renovated aquatic facilities of UCL, London, UK.
The workshop is addressed to those professionals, animal caretakers and technicians, who relatively recently started a career in aquatics.
The workshop will include a theoretical part and hands-on practical training sessions.
Topics are: how to run a aquatics facility?
Large scale stock management, disease and health issues.
You will actually be introduced to techniques, like: fin clipping, sperm freezing and IVF and embryo injection.