News & blogs


Maximising the success of bile duct cannulation studies

New recommendations for refining the surgical preparation of rats for bile duct cannulation studies.

A new test guideline for refined acute inhalation studies

The OECD has recently approved a refined test guideline for acute inhalation studies.

£100k awarded in new CRACK IT Solutions funding

Seed funding to support technology development.

Funding for PhD studentships in cardiovascular research

This year we have funding for three PhD studentships as part of our collaboration with the British Heart Foundation.

STEM for Britain: researchers visit the Parliament

NC3Rs-funded PhD student Neal Rimmer shares his experience of participating in STEM for Britain, a competition for early career researchers to present their work in the House of Commons.

The NC3Rs PhD Studentship Review

We have recently published a review focusing on our PhD studentships.

Coming up: NC3Rs events at Pint of Science 2017

The Pint of Science festival is returning to pubs around the country on 15 - 17 May.

£200k awarded in CRACK IT Single Phase Challenges

University of Leeds and SimOmics Ltd win CRACK IT Challenges competition.  

How serious are we about asepsis for rodent surgery?

A blog from Professor Paul Flecknell from Newcastle University, discussing aseptic surgery.