Lab Animal Centre (LAC)

is part of the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Eastern Finland. LAC conducts research in the area of laboratory animal science and gives training and education related to lab animal science and procedures.

Centre organizes the lab animal services and teaching at the University of Eastern Finland and also supervises and guides activities related to lab animals. In addition, centre produces and supplies laboratory animals mainly to the university's own research groups, but also helps the other universities and institutions.