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Registration now open
Showcasing 12 years of research supported through the 3Rs Prize and the announcement of the 2017 prize winner.
Apply now for our vacancies
We are currently recruiting for a number of exciting roles within our organisation.
Cardiovascular Showcase event (23 March 2018)
The event will highlight NC3Rs-funded work and engage the wider research community.
Highlight notice 2018: across all funding schemes
Applications incorporating systematic reviews for 3Rs purposes
Public engagement awards scheme: open rolling call
Grant holders can apply for an award of up to £1,500 to engage the public in 3Rs research.
New standards for non-human primate research
We have launched an updated version of our guidelines on accommodation, care and use.
2017: The Year of Laboratory Rodent Welfare
Look back at our year of activities focusing on the welfare of rats and mice used in research.
Re-use of needles: is this an indicator of a culture of care?
This guest blog post explores the issue of re-using needles in day-to-day practice.
Collecting DNA from zebrafish
New project explores a non-invasive DNA collection technique, improving fish welfare.
The 3Rs
We have updated our definitions of the 3Rs so they are more reflective of contemporary scientific practice and developments.
IMPROVE-ing animal welfare in stroke research
New NC3Rs guidelines for best practice in the care and use of rodent models of stroke.
Approaches to monkey chair restraint: survey findings
Recommendations for refining training and procedures.