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New application forms

1 week ago

The CCD has set new rates and introduced new application forms as of January 1, 2021. License holders who wish to apply for a project permit from 1 January 2021 must use a new application form. The rates for a project permit are increased by 0.6%.

An animal-free neurobiological model system

2 weeks ago

Feline Lindhout, a researcher at Utrecht University’s Hoogenraad Lab, has set up and mapped a neurobiological model system using cultured cells, all without laboratory animals and with support from the 3Rs Stimulus Fund.

Million dollar grant for virtual test platform

1 month ago

Researchers from, among others, Utrecht University, University of Applied Sciences Utrecht (HU) and the National Institute for Public Health and the Environment are developing a Virtual Human Platform to assess the safety of chemicals and medicines without the use of laboratory animals.

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2 months ago Lush Prize awarded to Edoardo Carnesecchi
2 months ago Course on systematic reviews of animal studies
2 months ago Hugo van Poelgeest Award 2020
2 months ago 3Rs Stimulus fund projects highlighted
4 months ago Not rats, but mats
5 months ago 3Rs Stimulus Fund: Computer model simulates concentrations in cells
6 months ago Slight decrease in animal experiments
7 months ago Blood collection: practice makes perfect
7 months ago Points of attention when using fetal calf serum
7 months ago Monitoring laboratory-animal breeding
8 months ago Researching the new corona virus and companion animals
8 months ago 3Rs Stimulus Fund: More nanoparticles with fewer mice
8 months ago The added value of pathology in animal experiments
8 months ago Laboratory rodents given a second chance
9 months ago Animal-free innovation: how to move forward?
9 months ago 3Rs Stimulus Fund announces new funding round
9 months ago 3Rs Stimulus Fund: no mouse suffering for growth gel
1 year ago Remco Westerink receives prize for animal-free innovation
1 year ago 3Rs Stimulus Fund: studying pain in a dish
1 year ago Tips for a proper NTS
1 year ago Annual report on Animal Experiments 2018
1 year ago Wim de Leeuw in 'De Buitendienst'
1 year ago Deceased pets can now be donated nationally
1 year ago Ethical dilemmas surrounding animal experiments
1 year ago 3Rs Stimulus Fund: studying traffic-derived particulates
2 years ago 3Rs Stimulus Fund: new ways to study cancer
2 years ago Focus: Mouse saves lives
2 years ago In vitro model of the bovine udder
2 years ago Codes of practice, guidelines and tools
2 years ago 3Rs Stimulus Fund: stress-free stress measurement with camera
2 years ago Help promote transparency in preclinical research
2 years ago 3Rs Stimulus Fund: pepared chickens for education
2 years ago 3Rs Stimulus Fund: stem cells from brains
3 years ago Licences for animal experiments now online
3 years ago 3Rs Stimulus Fund: more realistic toxicology research
3 years ago 3Rs Stimulus Fund: breast cancer research from the 3D printer
3 years ago 3Rs Stimulus Fund: refining anesthesia
3 years ago Animal experiments made public
3 years ago Annual Report on Animal Experiments 2016
3 years ago Universities and umbrella organizations promote ARRIVE guideline
3 years ago 3Rs Stimulus Fund: improving welfare for experimental chickens
3 years ago Why Animal-Free Toxicity Testing Needs Exposure Science
3 years ago Video: this is how things work in Utrecht
3 years ago Smarter division into groups means fewer animals
3 years ago Transition to non-animal research
4 years ago Free E-learning on euthanasia
4 years ago Butterfly needle technique refines drawing blood
4 years ago Free E-learning anaesthesia
4 years ago All species-specific courses on one web page
4 years ago Students practice on Haptic Horse
4 years ago Annual Report Animal Experiments 2015
4 years ago Tested: www.3Rs-reduction.co.uk
4 years ago Cultured heart-muscle cells as an alternative
4 years ago Identifying pain in animals' faces
4 years ago Succesful symposium on sex and gender
4 years ago E-learning for distress prevention
5 years ago New approach psychopharmacology research
5 years ago Hotline for students and employees
5 years ago Refinement in veterinary education: the Sensa Cow
5 years ago Liver cells instead of cats
5 years ago Alternative methods for determining neurotoxicity
5 years ago Animal Experiments Year Report 2014
5 years ago 3Rs websites renewed
5 years ago European Citizens' Initiative against experiments on animals
5 years ago Animal Donor Codicil now available in eastern Netherlands
5 years ago Alternative for Draize test accepted
5 years ago Stem cells instead of laboratory animals
5 years ago Arend Schot's plastinates
5 years ago A humane method for malaria research
5 years ago Towards an effective treatment for chronic pain