Animal-based in vivo study is an important part of the faculties’ overall research program. However, using animals for research is still essential medical progress. The animal laboratory unit (ALU) of pharmacy school is a one floor building located in the campus of school which was established in 2015 and then equipped in 2018 for keeping animals used in research. The building contains housing areas and rooms for holding workshop, keeping animals (rodents), surgery and conducting behavioral studies. ALU is under management of vice-dean for research of the pharmacy school.