February 2014

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NC3Rs-funded researchers will now be able to apply for additional funds to support activities which engage the public with their 3Rs research....
Research that has for the first time successfully grown "mini-livers" from adult mouse stem cells has won the UK's international prize for the...
Using the new method, cells from one mouse could be used to test 1000 drug compounds to treat liver disease, and reduce animal use by up to 50,000....
A 50 per cent reduction in fish using the three-spined stickleback to test for harmful effects of chemicals. An endocrine disruptor is a term given...
Dr Vicky Robinson, Chief Executive, NC3Rs, said: "I welcome the Coalition Government's new plan to work to reduce the use of animals in research. The...
In the last week there have been two new technologies reported in Cell and Nature with potentially opposing implications for animal use and the 3Rs....

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