Communications & media
Additional animal numbers in 2017
Additional animal numbers for breeding and genotyping in 2017 released
Animal research in conversation
Developing new conversations around animal research bring challenges about how to bring publics, patients, and scientists together
Nobel Prize 2018
Jointly awarded to James P. Allison and Tasuku Honjo for their discovery of cancer therapy by inhibition of negative immune regulation.
BA faces legal challenge for refusing to fly lab animals
News report in the Times
In defence of animal testing
METRO piece by Tom Holder, Head of external Communications at Understanding Animal Research
Guide to writing non-technical summaries
We have developed tips that will help researchers write better and more engaging non-technical summaries
Animal research numbers in 2017
Home Office animal research statistics for 2017, published today.
Manchester University animal unit virtual tour
Sixteen videos in eleven 360 scenes from Manchester University animal unit
Alzheimer’s Researchers win 2018 Brain Prize
Four European scientists win Brain Prize for their work on Alzheimer´s disease, some of which used GM animals.
Openness Awards and Paget Lecture 2017
How animals have helped with the discovery and development of drugs for the treatment of asthma and COPD
Slight fall in animal research in Northern Ireland
22,214 procedures conducted in Northern Ireland. Experiments down 1.3% from 2015.
Ten leading universities conduct over one third of all UK animal research
Circadian rhythm science wins 2017 Nobel
The 2017 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded for research on how several genes work together to control the body’s circadian clock.
Dr Mark Dallas Reddit Ask Me Anything
World Alzheimer's Month AMA with Dr Mark Dallas
Roger Lemon Reddit Ask Me Anything
Roger Lemon did a Reddit Ask Me Anything and spoke about his research using primates.
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