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OLAW provides guidance concerning the implementation of the PHS Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals by responding to policy-related questions in Commentaries, Articles, Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs), and the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts Notices. This topic index may be used to identify and access guidance by subject matter.

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