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Monday 23 March 2015
Storify is a service which provides an easy way to find, collect, and share what people are saying all over the web around a particular topic. In February we held a two day workshop on publication bias, encouraging delegates to share their thoughts online using the hashtag #publicationbias. Below is a storify...
Wednesday 11 March 2015
A recent publication in Critical Reviews in Toxicology, co-authored by a number of companies, has highlighted the redundancy of the one-year dog study in assessing human health risks for the registration of pesticides. The paper uses data from Japan, where the study is still routinely required. Claire Terry,...
Monday 16 February 2015
Stuart Peirson, Associate Professor in the Nuffield Laboratory of Ophthalmology, chairs the 3Rs sub-committee at The University of Oxford. Here he explains how the University is supporting the 3Rs.
Monday 19 January 2015
Our Communications Officer, Laura McGuinness, spoke to Iratxe Puebla, Deputy Editor at PLOS ONE, about how journals can support the 3Rs. Listen to the podcast.
Monday 15 December 2014
Last week we announced our 2014 NC3Rs studentships. In this week’s blog post, Hayley Ash, from the University of Stirling, takes stock of her experience as an NC3Rs student.
Wednesday 03 December 2014
We spoke to Professor Michel Goldman, Executive Director of the Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI), about the eTOX project, which has the potential to reduce the number of animal tests needed in drug development.
Tuesday 18 November 2014
Martina Klaric, Project Manager at Cosmetics Europe, tells the NC3Rs how the industry is moving forwards following the changes to EU cosmetic testing regulations.
Wednesday 05 November 2014
This month, our Public Engagement Awardees have been busy running events across the country, talking about their NC3Rs-funded research.
Future Vision: technology development for preclinical imaging and what it could mean for the advancement of the 3Rs
Friday 31 October 2014
Continuing our focus on future technologies, we asked Professor Paul Matthews, from Imperial College London, how he thinks the advancement of preclinical imaging is likely to impact on the 3Rs.
Monday 20 October 2014
We caught up with one of the speakers at our Ten Year Vision launch event, Professor Kevin Shakesheff, Director of the UK Regenerative Medicine Platform Hub for Acellular Technologies, who gives us an insight into his hopes for the future of stem cell research.