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How home pen design affects the welfare of laboratory dogs

A new publication in the Journal of Toxicological

New study looks at the impact of fluid restriction on primate welfare

The use of food and fluid control as motivational tools for macaques used in behavioural neuroscience research is an area of longstanding interest

NC3Rs collaborates with the British Library to host an evening on the 3Rs

This October we are partnering with the British Library to host a

New video tutorial released: mouse handling made easier

A new resource, launched this week, shows technical staff and resear

Workshops, networking and boat trips – the NC3Rs Summer School

Our annual event for NC3Rs-funded PhD students.

Winners announced for the NC3Rs public engagement awards 2016

Four NC3Rs-funded scientists have been awarded funding under our public

Report of the second Newcastle meeting on laboratory animal euthanasia

Millions of laboratory animals are killed each year worldwide, either because their organs or tissues are required, because a humane endpoint has b

Launch of new NC3Rs-ABPI collaboration

New initiative to review the use of the second species in regulatory studies.

2016 CRACK IT Challenges announced

The 2016 CRACK IT Challenges competition consists of four Challenges identified jointly by the NC3Rs and Sponsors.