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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.
Thursday 09 October 2014
Last week we launched “Our Vision 2015-2025” at an afternoon event in London attended by over 150 of our stakeholders.
Friday 12 September 2014
This week we travelled to Birmingham to take part in this year's British Science Festival. The topic of our session: Keeping a watchful eye on animal behaviour.
Thursday 04 September 2014
Today the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills released the results of a poll it commissioned to gauge public attitudes towards animal research. Dr Vicky Robinson, Chief Executive at the NC3Rs, takes a look at the findings.
Wednesday 03 September 2014
Professor Coenraad Hendriksen, from the Institute for Translation Vaccinology (Intravacc, The Netherlands), summarises the International Workshop on Alternatives to the Murine Histamine Sensitisation Test (HIST) for Acellular Pertussis Vaccines, which took place in Prague, Czech Republic, on 24 August 2014.