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900,000 awarded to develop tests for cancer-causing chemicals using fewer animals

The NC3Rs has awarded 900,000 across two grants to Swansea and Brunel Universities 

Awards made under the 2011 Studentship Scheme

Fifteen awards have been made under the PhD studentship scheme this year 

Common Marmoset Care

A new interactive website which provides information on how best to care for common marmosets in captivity 

NC3Rs is moving to the Joint-electronic Submission (Je-S) system

From 2012, all grant applications must be submitted via Je-S and both new applications and existing grants will be managed via the Research Councils' Shared Services Centre.  

Better reporting of animal tests needed to maximise their benefits

New editorial published in European Heart Journal 

Research Review 2011

The NC3Rs has published the first review of its research portfolio 

Cracking the challenge – reducing our reliance on animal research while promoting scientific innovation and development

New funding scheme launched by the NC3Rs 

Review of publicly funded primate research

Response to the Bateson review of research using non-human primates 

NC3Rs leading the Coalition Government's pledge to work to reduce animal use

Response to the statement made in Parliament by Home Office Minister Lynne Featherstone MP 

2.3M awarded for 3Rs research

The NC3Rs has awarded nine new project and pilot grants under its 3Rs Reasearch Funding Scheme. 


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