GLPigs has the benefits of being supervised by an institutional committee – The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee- IACUC. A dynamic dialog between the sponsor and the designated study director, along with the quality of the institutional committee, allows timely authorization and close supervision of the studies.
The committee is composed of seven members as follows:
- Chairman – MD
- Institutional Veterinarian – DVM
- Senior Scientist – BSc
- Public Representative – DVM, PhD
- Assaf Harofeh Medical Center Representative – Legal Consultant
- Two Senior Scientists – MSc