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NC3Rs-funded researchers compete at SET for BRITAIN

Two NC3Rs-funded researchers have taken part in this year's

NC3Rs Board Chair Recruitment

Professor Ian Kimber OBE, University of Manchester, will step down as Board Chair in July 2013.  We are seeking a successor to lead the NC3Rs Board

£1 million boost for infrastructure and networks to reduce animal use in science

UK animal research laboratories will get £1 million to develop networks of shared resources to reduce and refine their animal use, the National Cen

Pioneering better science: A year in milestones

The NC3Rs today publishes its 2012 Annual Report, along with the launch of a refreshed visual identity.

‘Lung-on-a-chip' awarded prize for animal replacement potential

Research describing an innovative 'lung-on-a-chip' microdevice that can accurately replicate conditions in a diseased human lung has been awarded a

NC3Rs-funded researcher honoured in Nikon's Small World in Motion competition

This year's third place for the Nikon Small World in Motion competition went to Dr.

12 new NC3Rs PhD studentships announced

The NC3Rs commits £1.08 million to training of early career scientists under 2012 Studentships Scheme.

£1 million challenge funding awarded to develop animal research alternatives and refinements

The CRACK IT open-innovation platform has awarded £993,000 to 11 challenge finalists who have been given just six months to develop the most succes

Optimising diet boosts zebrafish survival

A group from the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute have won the annual NC3Rs poster prize at the LASA 2012 Winter Meeting for work investigating the