Central Bioresearch Services
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Central Bioresearch Services (CBS) is responsible for the day-to-day management and operation of laboratory animal Biomedical Research Facilities (BRF’s) at the University of Edinburgh.

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All CBS facilities use the tick@lab management software by a-tune Software. All CBS staff and researchers should use this system to manage colony animals, experimental recording and technical task requests to CBS staff.

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Useful information for researchers working with animals at the University of Edinburgh

ESRC Fellowship project related links

A list of useful links and resources for those working with animals.

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CBS transgenic Core (CTC) offers a comprehensive, reliable & high-quality transgenic service to researchers at the University of Edinburgh.

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The CBS Aquatics unit provides support and facilities for researchers that utilise aquatic species in their research.

Where can I get help?

A list of frequently asked questions with answers.

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How to contact CBS for further information.

CBS are now employing Mordern Apprentices in collaboration with Edinburgh Guarantee, an initiative created by Edinburgh Council to support young people find employment.