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Friday 14 December 2018
From the important role of statistics in implementing the 3Rs to celebrating female researchers, we look back at our most popular news stories and blog posts from the past year.
Thursday 06 December 2018
This year we have funded more PhD studentships than ever before, supporting the 3Rs researchers of the future to establish their careers.
Friday 09 November 2018
The ‘Technologies to Tools’ funding scheme will accelerate the translation of 3Rs technologies into industry-ready products and services.
Monday 05 November 2018
Read the report from the NC3Rs/ZSL workshop on addressing the animal welfare challenges facing amphibian research.
Friday 02 November 2018
Professor Esther Rodriguez-Villegas from Imperial College London is recognised for TaiNi, a device for refined recording of neural activity in mice.
Wednesday 31 October 2018
Preferred rewards can improve the performance of macaques in cognitive tasks, offering opportunities to refine fluid control.
Thursday 25 October 2018
Use of a touchscreen in their home enclosure leads to high performance levels in macaques without the need for restraint.
Press Release
Thursday 18 October 2018
Milestone in international cooperation on the 3Rs and laboratory animal science.
Monday 08 October 2018
A new 3D cell culture model has the potential to replace the use of mouse embryos in studying early development.
Thursday 20 September 2018
New research from the University of Manchester helps build confidence in the use of non-animal approaches in studying fungal infectious disease.