News & blogs


Announcing five awards supporting 3Rs knowledge and skills exchange

These new awards bring the total awards funded to 20 since the scheme launched in 2017.

Using an award scheme to promote 3Rs innovation

How AstraZeneca’s 3Rs award scheme supports communication and innovation in the 3Rs across its global sites.

International survey on non-aversive handling of laboratory mice

A new paper presents the results of the survey, exploring the prevalence of non-aversive handling methods and obstacles to uptake.

NC3Rs/BHF Studentships – advancing cardiovascular science with 3Rs methods

We highlight the scientific and 3Rs impacts of two PhD Studentships supported through our collaboration with the British Heart Foundation.

The NC3Rs and the 3Rs during COVID-19

An update on what we are doing to support the research community during the COVID-19 lockdown.

£700k awarded to deliver the 2019 CRACK IT Challenges

Seven teams have been awarded funding in this year's competition.

Opportunities for use of a single species in drug development

Global collaboration could pave the way for changes in the standard animal testing paradigm.

New article types on the NC3Rs gateway

We have added four new article types to our gateway on the F1000 platform to capture more of the research outputs from our grant holders.

Meet our newest Training Fellows

We have awarded four new NC3Rs Training Fellowships to support the development of talented 3Rs-minded postdoctoral researchers.