Experimental design for animal research: proposal examples

An outline of examples to show the level of detail and type of information that the Medical Research Council (MRC) is looking for in grant proposals.



Examples of justifications for experimental design and animal number in grant applications (PDF)

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This document provides an overview of examples that applicants can use for their grant proposal for animal research, including:

  • examples for avoidance of bias
  • examples covering breeding, pilot studies to determine effect size, justification of effect size, and sample size.

Page last updated: 26 August 2021

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