About the Editors


Chief Editor: Alexandra Le Bras

Alexandra did her PhD at the Institute of Biology in Lille, France, where she studied the transcriptional and epigenetic mechanisms regulating endothelial gene expression. She then conducted postdoctoral research, investigating vascular development in stem cell and mouse models (Harvard Medical School, USA) and working on gene and cell therapy approaches for cardiovascular disease (King’s College London, UK). Before joining LabAnimal in February 2019, she was Locum Associate Editor at Nature Reviews Cardiology for a year.



Associate Editor: Jorge Ferreira

Jorge carried out his BSc and MSc studies in Portugal (University of Porto) with a research focus on the animal welfare of mice and zebrafish. He conducted his PhD in Molecular and Cell Biology in Portugal and the UK (University of Porto and the University of Sheffield, respectively), with a particular interest in how anesthesia affects adult zebrafish memory. He joined LabAnimal in March 2023.



Editorial Advisory Panel

In addition to our editorial team, LabAnimal has an editorial advisory panel with experts from academia and industry in fields covering in vivo science & technology.


Jeffrey Everitt, DVM

Department of Pathology, Duke University, Durham, USA

Mary Lou James, BA, RLATG

Flight IACUC Chair, NASA Headquarters, Washington, D.C., USA

Bruce W. Kennedy, MS, RLATG, CMAR, CPIA, EdD

IACUC Administrator, ORCA - Office of Research, UC Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, USA

Krishnan Kolappaswamy, DVM, PhD

Veterinary Medical Officer, USDA-APHIS-Veterinary Services, Sacramento, USA


Associate Director, Comparative Medicine, Pfizer, Pearl River, USA

Michael K. Stoskopf, DVM, PhD, DACZM

Professor and Director of Environmental Medicine Consortium, College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, USA

Axel Wolff, MS, DVM

Director, Division of Compliance Oversight, OLAW, NIH, Bethesda, USA

Lauren Danridge, CPIA, LSSS, GBSS, CPBCA

Associate Director - IACUC/IBC/PAM, Princeton University, Princeton, USA

William Greer, BS

Assistant Vice President for Research, Research Compliance, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA