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Staff Blog
Tuesday 12 December 2017
Mark Prescott and Nathalie Percie du Sert reflect on their involvement in the recent 8th International Conference of the Laboratory Animal Scientists' Association (LASA) India.
News
Friday 08 December 2017
Two recently published papers co-authored by NC3Rs staff members have explored the application of the 3Rs to research and safety testing involving non-human primates.
Guest Blog
Wednesday 06 December 2017
Guest blog from Dr Lucy Whitfield, Royal Veterinary College, and Dr Sally Robinson, AstraZeneca, covering the topic of re-using hypodermic needles in day-to-day practice.
Guest Blog
Tuesday 28 November 2017
In the final blog of the series, Dr Manasi Nandi from King’s College London talks about her project where mathematical modelling can help advance the 3Rs by improved analysis of cardiovascular data.
Guest Blog
Wednesday 22 November 2017
Dr Peter Hohenstein from The Roslin Institute, University of Edinburgh and International Society for Transgenic Technologies, shares his impressions from the 14th Transgenic Technology Meeting.
News
Wednesday 22 November 2017
New approach for inducing stroke in mice reduces variability in the experimental model, offering an opportunity to reduce the number of animals used.
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Tuesday 21 November 2017
We have teamed up with LabAnimal, a Nature Research journal, to bring you “3 Minute 3Rs”, a new monthly podcast summarising the latest research and news in 3Rs science and technology.
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Monday 20 November 2017
Researchers from the University of Edinburgh have developed a new system that allows to study Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) in vitro for the first time.
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Friday 17 November 2017
Fifteen new PhD studentships have been awarded by the NC3Rs across leading UK institutions for exceptional 3Rs research and training projects.
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Monday 13 November 2017
Mini-tumours have been grown from patient's own tumour cells, with the potential to reduce the number of animals used in liver cancer research.

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