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Welfare of non-human primates
Resources to refine the use of non-human primates.
How to pick up a mouse
Resources on the implementation of non-aversive methods for handling mice to reduce stress and anxiety.
Our new newsletter providing animal technicians with the latest news from the NC3Rs.
New 3Rs training resource
Our new video presentation provides an introduction to the 3Rs and their scientific importance.
2018 CRACK IT Challenge competition open
Apply by 7 November (ImmuLiver and RaTS) or 14 November (Moshers).
2019 Skills and Knowledge Transfer grant call now open
£550k available including £150k from CRUK. Outline deadline 4pm, 23 November.
2018 International 3Rs Prize open for applications
Our annual 3Rs Prize highlights outstanding and original research with a high potential 3Rs impact. Apply by 4pm on 5 December.
Public engagement awards scheme: open rolling call
Grant holders can apply for an award of up to £1,500 to engage the public in 3Rs research.
Visit the NC3Rs Gateway
Our open access publication portal, hosted by F1000Research, will maximise the 3Rs impact of NC3Rs-funded research.
Mouse handling workshop
This free workshop on 26 November will provide support for adopting the refined techniques in your establishement. Register by 12 November.
Tickling rats: an enrichment to improve rodent welfare
Exploring a novel technique for refining experiments through social enrichment.
Re-use of needles: is this an indicator of a culture of care?
This guest blog post explores the issue of re-using needles in day-to-day practice.