JIPMER
Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research

General Info

The central animal house is looked after by one animal assistant, one senior animal attender and one animal attender

Various activities of the facility are categorized as follows:

The following small animals have been maintained throughout the year-

  1. Rats (Wistar)
  2. Mice (Swiss)
  3. Rabbits (New Zealand)
  4. Guinea Pigs

The opening stock as on 01.04.2011 was

Mice  360

Rats  300

Guinea Pig 30

Rabbits 55

The closing stock as on 31.03.2012 was

Mice  360

Rats  268

Guinea Pig 26

Rabbits 52

A total of 387 small animals (rats, mice, rabbits and guinea pigs) were supplied to various departments of the institution. The following are the details:-

Sl.No

Animals

No issued for Teaching

No. issued for Research purpose

1.

Rats

60

177

2.

Mice

120

2

3.

Rabbits

15

-

4.

Guinea Pig

12

1

The facility houses 6 sheep for purpose of preparation of culture media (sheep blood agar) by the department of Microbiology.

Details of registration:

Animal House Registration no .            :           128/1999 CPCSEA

Date of renewal of registration             :          10.5.2009

Valid upto                                           :           09.5.2012