News & blogs


New PhD studentships announced to promote the 3Rs in training

We are pleased to announce 11 new PhD studentships awarded in the recent round of funding.

The 3Rs potential of human tissue – a funding highlight notice for 2017

Focusing on the supply, sustainability and viability of human tissue for 3Rs purposes.

The top ten news and blogs from the NC3Rs in 2016

Our most popular news and blog items published over the past year.

Study of the quality of animal research in Switzerland – implications for the ARRIVE guidelines

The reproducibility of preclinical research has been in the limelight over the last few years, with many major scientific stakeholders concerned ab

AAALAC and IQ Consortium announce 2016 Global 3Rs Award recipients

The Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care (AAALAC) and the Consortium for Innovation and Quality in Pharmaceutical

New bioassay uses fruit fly to test for mammalian prion disease

A new model of mammalian prion disease has been developed in the fruit fly by a team led by Dr Raymond Bujdoso at the University of Cambridge.

All you wanted to know about being an NC3Rs Panel member...

... but were too afraid to ask

Celebrating 12 years of working in toxicology and regulatory sciences

An overview of our programme of work, and collaborations, with the pharmaceutical and chemicals industries.

New e-learning resource on laboratory animal euthanasia

Our new e-learning resource “Euthanasia in Laboratory Animals” is now available.