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Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

10,000 Shakes of a Rat's Leg, 1965

Identifier: Coll-1618/2/1/3/1/3
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Two copies of a leaflet, written by M. Beddow Bayly in 1965, titled "10,000 Shakes of a Rat's Leg", published by the Scottish Society for the Prevention of Vivisection. The leaflet was withdrawn April 1977.

The leaflet regards the use of rats in animal experimentation

The leaflet contains a graphic image of a rat bound for experimentation and graphic descriptions.

Dates: 1965

Archaeological and natural history notes on Pabaigh/Pabbay, 1867

Identifier: Coll-97/CW114/26
Scope and Contents Archaeological and natural history notes on Pabaigh/Pabbay, describing a circle about a cave there called Cearcal Teinteanach [An Cearcall] where 'The coruscations of the sea flashing about the circle make it appear like sparks of fire flying from the circle.' A 'large cave' of 'unknown length' and 'most difficult to find' is described as being below this circle. Ashes were found in the cave. Carmichael records that he spoke to someone who knew where the cave was, who said that his 'very...
Dates: 1867

File relating to the 'Nuclear transfer in the rat' component to the project 'EURATools: European Rat Tools for Functional Genomics', 2005-2006

 File — Box CLX-A-1497: Series Coll-1320/2, Box: data_value_missing_5e456ebd10b82d22a793c936b41f66c6, Box: data_value_missing_00a9bf947dea4f66b3bc735acfdf8f24
Identifier: Coll-1320/2/2/24
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Contains a document titled 'Partner access rights to University background under FP6 projects', pages 26-35 from a document titled 'EURATools [Draft] CA V2, 01 Sept 2005' and papers relating to the Nuclear Transfer in the Rat activity meeting co-ordinated by John Mullins (May 2006).

Dates: 2005-2006

File relating to the project 'Cloning of transgenic mice and rats by nuclear transfer with somatic and embryonic stem cells', 2001-2004

 File — Box CLX-A-1496: Series Coll-1320/2, Box: data_value_missing_2e14dc2e0f496288579b2766404b0230, Box: data_value_missing_596d27f097e24b10c9dd565f24818d87
Identifier: Coll-1320/2/2/14
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

Contains copies of draft and completed grant application forms for various scientific projects, with related papers, including correspondence and reports to funding bodies. Proposed projects include research on stem cells, cloning, transgenics and animal embryology.

Dates: 2001-2004

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Carl Hagenbeck, 31 May 1901

Identifier: Coll-14/9/7/16
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Hagenbeck states that he will send Ewart a pair of black rats as soon as he is able to obtain them from the Zoological Gardens in Frankfurt. He is also sending him some photographs of the results of his male lion and tigress hybridisation experiments (not present).

Dates: 31 May 1901

Lipoprotein lipase activity and triglyceride (TG) uptake in perfused adipose tissue, 1972

Identifier: Coll-1362/3/725
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Located in Poultry Research Centre Staff Papers 1972, Vol. 2, G-Z.

Dates: 1972

Notes about shellfish and accompanying story about a drowned cat, June 1887

Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/148
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Notes about shellfish that the 'Maorach-mor [is] larger than Musgan' [razor-fish]; that a rat can eat a razor-fish by putting a stone in one end of it that 'Maorach iallai' is gathered at night; and a story about a cat in Leac a LÌ/Lackalee, Na Hearadh/Isle of Harris, which got its tongue caught under a limpet, the limpet closed over it and the cat drowned. Each line of this text has been scored through horizontally.

Dates: June 1887

Poem entitled 'Aoir Nan Rodan' and accompanying story, 14 September 1885

Identifier: Coll-97/CW87/34
Scope and Contents Poem entitled 'Aoir Nan Rodan' and accompanying story collected from Mr Kenneth MacLean, merchant, Lochmaddy [Loch nam Madadh, Uibhist a Tuath] beginning 'Aonais nan robh oirnne fregair'. The story tells how John MacLean [Iain mac Eachain], innkeeper, Lochmaddy sent for Donll Mac Eoin [Donald MacLean], Carnaish [Cairinis/Carinish] and another bard Aonas [Angus] to get rid of his rats 'which were like to destroy every thing'. The bards requested a drink first ['giarachadh teanga'] but were...
Dates: 14 September 1885