The Global 3Rs Awards program recognizes significant innovative contributions toward the 3Rs of animal research to advance ethical science, by any researcher (nominated author, principal investigator, or research team leader), in academia or industry in any area of biology (e.g., basic science, discovery, development, teaching, testing, manufacture for new medicines, vaccines, medical devices or healthcare products […]
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Smith and colleagues presented a new method for the collection of urine samples with the potential to reduce time, costs, animal stress and improve animal welfare. Read the full poster here (PDF).
New or improved therapies and treatments are needed for Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and in vivo studies are part of the research and development process. This document complements the literature on good practice within RA research by providing practical infor-mation on refinement that is often not included in publications.
In scientific research, our expectations can strongly influence the results of experiments. In this paper the authors discuss the importance of randomizing scientific experiments to avoid bias.
Die Rektorenkonferenz der Schweizerischen Hochschulen haben Grundsätze zur tierexperimentellen Forschung publiziert mit dem Ziel, Verbesserungen im Sinne der 3R zu fördern (D, E).