Shared Ageing Research Models

Knowledge Source Identification
Knowledge source name Shared Ageing Research Models
Abbreviated name ShARM
Owner/Developer Wellcome Trust
Country United Kingdom
Languages English
Description ShARM is a not-for-profit organisation consisting of a collaboration between MRC Harwell and the Universities of Sheffield and Newcastle, and is funded by the Wellcome Trust. We aim to accelerate research into ageing by providing immediate access to cost effective aged mouse models and their tissue. We also provide a unique, online environment for users to network and exchange knowledge (our ShARM community). Our services contribute towards reducing the number of animals used in research.
Knowledge Source Category
Category Organization
Sub categories Non-Governmental Organization, Services
Knowledge Dissemination and Sharing
Dissemination channel Website
Targeted audience (specified/objective analysis) Researchers
Users access Open access
Knowledge Characterization
3Rs relevance Reduction
Purpose Documentation and information, Method development
Technology/Tools Animal testing (in vivo)