Small Animal Behavior Core Laboratory FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I have to be a faculty member of Augusta University or otherwise affiliated with Augusta University to request services?

No. The small animal behavior core can provide services to other state and federally funded research universities as well as to private companies.

Can the findings from my research be kept strictly confidential?

Augusta University is a state and federally funded institution and as such we are subject to certain disclosure laws concerning any research activities conducted on this campus. However, we operate in a very professional manner and do not make any unnecessary disclosures of our clients data.

Can the laboratory provide the animals for my research?

Yes, under certain circumstances we can assist a client in arranging the purchase of the animals needed for their research. In such cases, the charges for animal purchase are factored into the final invoice.