About Us

The Department of Laboratory Animal Resources (DLAR) is a support unit for animal-based research and teaching at the University of Maryland. Our highly skilled and dedicated staff is comprised of technicians and technologist, certified by the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS), an internationally recognized leader for education in the field of laboratory animal care. Our staff provides care and treatment where it is needed under the direction of our attending veterinarian. In addition to our animal care program, we offer technical service training and species-specific training.


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Division of Research
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742-1541
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Sergey Brin, co-founder of Google, is an alumnus of UMD's College of Computer, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences.