in vivo Systematic Review and Meta Analysis Facility
To provide an easily accessible source of methodological support, mentoring, guidance, educational materials and practical assistance to those wishing to embark on systematic review and meta-analysis of data from in vivo studies.
To upgrade and migrate to a Microsoft SQL server based database hosting the new SyRF data management and analysis platform
To create pathways of engagement which encourage good practice in the form of prior publication of study protocols and statistical analysis plans
To ensure constant availability of the SyRF data management and analysis platform, through appropriate maintenance and adaptation to changing circumstances
To increase the functionality of the SyRF data management and analysis platform in response to methodological developments and the challenge of applying the approach to new model areas.
To provide content and IT support to the CAMARADES website, as a repository for guidance, training materials, protocols, publications, news, and access to the SyRF data management and analysis platform.
To establish an online register of protocols of systematic reviews of laboratory studies and of completed studies.