1 January 1970
Posted by: Richard Scrase
Researchers have identified a cheap, commonly-used compound that, applied vaginally, can stop monkeys being infected with a monkey...
More than 50 top scientists working in Germany and Switzerland have launched a new Declaration about animal research.
Datesand Ltd is running a competition to create an innovative new product that promotes at least one of the 3Rs.
Government funding for alternatives research, through NC3Rs, has nearly doubled this year compared with 2008.
Leading animal rights extremists Greg and Natasha Avery were released from prison this week.
The RSPCA's latest foray into schools education is a smart new web resource for GCSE science with a substantial chunk dedicated to exploring the ethics of animal research.
Pets suffer cruelty far to often.
The National Centre for the Three Rs has produced a handy 'beginners guide' to the 3Rs - Refinement, Reduction and Replacement - and how they can benefit science, innovation and animal welfare.
What are 'animals containing human material' (ACHM) and why the sudden interest in them?
Six new leaflets have been published by Understanding Animal Research, providing an overview of aspects of animal research
Scientists and governments are increasingly concerned about the negative impact of animal rights campaigns on the humane transportation of animals for research.
A book to be published soon promises a considered, less polarised approach to the animal rights debate.
The animal rights group Animal Aid has launched a campaign against medical research charities who fund animal research.
A recent study suggests that the chemical industry will have to spend €9.5 billion (US$13.6 billion) on safety testing over the next decade.
The Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for the Home Department, Lynne Featherstone, advanced an animal research policy based on evidence in a Commons debate on Wednesday 7 December.
he Agriculture committee in the European Parliament yesterday voted to pass a report on the revision of EU Directive 86/609 on the protection of animals used in scientific research.
The Scottish Agricultural College (SAC) is to coordinate a major, new, EU funded, research project to create a Centre of Excellence in Animal Welfare Science.
Why is the concept of animal research so difficult to grasp?
As anyone who reads it will see, a recent (11 November) Freedom of Information ruling falls some way short of the 'landmark decision' claimed by BUAV.
Today the Agriculture committee in the European Parliament gets evidence from experts in the research community about animal research.