Testimonials

Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute - Developmental Biology Division, BioCORE

Sally Dunwoodie
Laboratory Head

The Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute, established in 1994, is an internationally recognised centre of excellence in biomedical research, with a...

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Children’s Hospital Boston

Ed Delaney
Director of Facility Operations - ARCH

We have had Optimice system in our facility for well over a year now. This design has allowed us to double our density. We now can get 200 cages in...

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University of Verona

Elisa Tedeschi
Facility Manager

In the last few years, new researchers came to the University of Verona. They were mainly working within oncology and immunology fields, and they...

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Academy of Athens - Biomedical Research Foundation

Nikos Kostomitsopoulos
Head of Laboratory Animal Facilities

Having used Optimice for more than eight years, I can say that the system has a lot of advantages. The Optimice system could be considered as a...

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Monash University - Monash Animal Research Platform

Rachel Borg
Manager

Monash Animal Services (MAS) is a department within Monash University charged with the responsibility for providing quality laboratory animals and...

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University of Melbourne, Department of Medicine - Jennifer Davis

Jennifer Davis
Department of Medicine (RMH/WH)

The University of Melbourne Department of Medicine (RMH/WH) has been operating with 13 of our 20 Optimice racks in use. These racks, in a facility...

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UCLA Radiation Oncology

Director, Defined Flora Mouse Facility
UCLA Radiation Oncology

I find the Animal Care Systems ventilated racks to be a superb addition to my facility. They are easily moved from room to room. There is virtually...

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Boston Children’s Hospital - Zetter Lab

Vladimir Vrbanac, DVM
Boston Children's Hospital - Zetter Lab

Dear Ed, I would like to congratulate you for the purchase of the new small rodent racks. I find this Optimice system superior in more than one way...

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Geron Corporation

Karen Delavan-Boorsma
Geron Corporation

We still think the most of our Optimice racks! They really have proved to be the best. We finally got rid of all our other cage systems for the mice....

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University of California, San Francisco - Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases

Pierre Lessard, DVM, MPVM, PhD
Director Animal Facility

I’d like to take this opportunity to share with you our experiences with the M.I.C.E. caging system technology. Two years ago we were asked to...

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The Institute of Cancer Research

Allan Thornhill FIAT, RAnTech
Manager BSU, NACWO

We have used the Optimice system in our institute very successfully. For our particular application we could not accommodate an IVC rack in the room...

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Lynx Product Group

Donald M. Basil
President

We have received Animal Care Systems cages for our testing procedures on our Lynx Tunnel Cage Washer. In accordance with our testing procedures we...

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Monash University - Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences

David Shackleford, PhD
Biopharmaceutics Section Leader

When designing our In Vivo studies laboratory, we identified at the outset that we would install the M.I.C.E. units for rats and mice. This was partly...

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New York Blood Center - Laboratory Animal Research Service

Kathy Tang
Manager

We have been using Optimice cages for almost three years, and we would like to convert all of our animal rooms in the future. We decided to purchase...

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New York Blood Center - Cell Signaling Laboratory

Patrycja Dubielecka, PhD.
Senior Research Fellow

I have worked in an animal facility since 2006. In August 2008 Cell Signaling Laboratory (where I am completing my postdoctoral training) purchased...

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The Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Tracy Helman
Animal Facilities Manager

The Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre (Peter Mac) is Australia's largest specialist Cancer Centre. Peter Mac offers the full range of...

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Queensland Institute of Medical Research - Bancroft Centre

Alan Stockman
Building Services Engineer

Queensland Insitute of Medical Research has recently installed a complete Optimice and M.I.C.E. system within its remodelled animal facility....

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Queensland Institute of Medical Research - Bancroft Centre

Suzanne Cassidy
Facility Manager

The Queensland Institute of Medical Research is one of the largest medical research institutes in the southern hemisphere, with programs in areas such...

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Queensland Institute of Medical Research - Bancroft Centre

Suzanne Cassidy
Facility Manager

Nude mice are used by several research groups at the Queensland Institute of Medical Research for immunology and tumor expression studies. The use of...

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Red Cell Physiology Lab

Xiuli An, M.D., PhD
Red Cell Physiology Lab

We have been using the new mice cage for the last two years. Comparing to the old one, we found it has two advantages: one is that it takes less...

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University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Timothy D. Mandrell
Associate Professor and Chair

I have 4 of these racks in place and have designed a new cancer center animal facility to include these racks. When that facility is operational, I...

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New Jersey Medical School

Director, Research Animal Facility
Consulting and Attending Veterinarian

We have been using the M.I.C.E. System for the past 4 years in our facility. We started with one rack, and we now have approximately 55 racks. We are...

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Rutgers University - Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences

Peter Rodriguez, BBA, LATG
Facility Manager, RAF

At this point in time I have expanded my use of the Animal Care Systems racks. First of course, the closed ventilation system works great. I go on the...

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Sharon Low-Zeddies

Sharon Low-Zeddies, Ph.D.
Falls Church, Virginia

I am a basic researcher with a Ph.D. in Neuroscience who has been working with rodents and rodent caging for about 18 years. Animal Care System's...

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