Funding for this research was provided by:
University of Virginia Cancer Center
National Institutes of Health (NIH 5T32 GM008715, NIH T32 CA 009109)
Received: 14 November 2017
Accepted: 20 June 2018
First Online: 6 July 2018
: The animal care facilities and programs at the University of Virginia meet the requirements of the law and NIH regulations. The UVA vivariums are fully AAALAC accredited facilities. These are overseen by a full-time veterinarian. It is a barrier facility with HEPA-filtered air and autoclaved food and bedding is available. 24 h monitoring and care of the animals is provided by the staff. The Munson lab holds an ACUC approval for breast cancer related work, Protocol 0489 for a three-year period beginning August 2015. All of our cell lines were commercially purchased and therefore did not require ethics approval for our use.
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