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  1. EU Joint Research Centre Reports on 3Rs Knowledge Sharing

    he JRC has carried out a study of available knowledge on the replacement, reduction and refinement (the 3Rs) of animal procedures used in research and testing to understand how supply of such knowledge can better meet demand.
    Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:10:04 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/jrc_3rsreport.html
  2. CAATwalk: News and Updates from CAAT: February 15, 2017

    CAATwalk: News and Updates from CAAT: February 15, 2017
    Thu, 16 Feb 2017 19:23:44 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/caatwalk_02152017.html
  3. CAATwalk: News and Updates from CAAT: January 23, 2017

    CAATwalk: News and Updates from CAAT: January 23, 2017
    Mon, 30 Jan 2017 20:51:00 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/caatwalk_012317.html
  4. Funding Opportunity: Alternatives Research & Development Foundation

    The Alternatives Research & Development Foundation, which funds and promotes alternatives to the use of laboratory animals in research, testing, and education, is currently soliciting research proposals.
    Mon, 30 Jan 2017 20:38:18 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/ardf-funding.html
  5. ATTN IACUCs: Interagency Collaborative Animal Research Education Project

    The Interagency Collaborative Animal Research Education (ICARE) Project is an interagency initiative of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Food and Drug Administration (FDA),
    Mon, 30 Jan 2017 20:33:04 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/icare.html
  6. CAAT Academy Seeking Internship Junior Program Officer

    CAAT Academy is recruiting a junior program officer.
    Mon, 30 Jan 2017 18:08:11 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/caatacademyinternship.html
  7. JRC Announces Three-day Summer School in Ispra, Italy

    The "JRC Summer School on Alternative Approaches for Risk assessment" intends to promote the use of alternative methods within chemical risk assessment.
    Mon, 30 Jan 2017 17:56:24 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/jrcsummerschool.html
  8. Swiss Ban on Animal Tested Cosmetics Goes into Effect

    Swiss Ban on Animal Tested Cosmetics Goes into Effect
    Tue, 10 Jan 2017 23:48:25 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/Swiss Ban on Animal Tested Cosmetics Goes into Effect
  9. EBTC Newsletter No. 16 Now Available

    The EBTC newsletter is now available, and includes updates on teh Zebrafish Embryo Toxicity Study (ZET).
    Fri, 06 Jan 2017 19:27:43 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/ebtc_newsletter16.html
  10. National Toxicology Program Level of Concern Study Phase 2 Recruitment

    The National Toxicology Program (NTP) uses Level of Concern categories to communicate its opinion about whether an environmental substance might cause adverse effects in humans
    Tue, 20 Dec 2016 17:50:54 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2016/ntp_levelofconcern.html
  11. CAATwalk Newsletter: November 15, 2016

    Latest news and updates from CAAT.
    Wed, 16 Nov 2016 20:41:34 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2016/caatwalk111516.html
  12. CAATwalk Newsletter: October 31, 2016

    Latest news and updates from CAAT.
    Tue, 08 Nov 2016 18:31:49 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2016/caatwalk103116.html
  13. Call for Nominations: Charles River Laboratories Excellence in Refinement Award

    Sponsored by Charles River Laboratories, in cooperation with CAAT, this award will honor an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to the development, promotion, and/or implementation of refinement alternatives.
    Mon, 31 Oct 2016 19:27:46 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2016/charlesrivernominations.html
  14. CAATwalk: News and Updates from CAAT: September 23, 2016

    CAATwalk: News and Updates from CAAT: September 23, 2016
    Fri, 30 Sep 2016 17:19:43 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2016/caatwalk_092316.html
  15. ARDF 2016 Awardees

    ARDF 2016 Awardees
    Mon, 19 Sep 2016 19:28:38 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2016/ardf2016.html
  16. CAATwalk Newsletter: September 9, 2016

    The latest news and updates from CAAT.
    Fri, 16 Sep 2016 18:26:20 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2016/caatwalk_sept92016.html
  17. CAAT Scientists Track Metabolic Pathways to Find Drug Combinations for Pancreatic Cancer

    CAAT Scientists Track Metabolic Pathways to Find Drug Combinations for Pancreatic Cancer
    Thu, 01 Sep 2016 20:47:47 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2016/pancreatic_cancer.html
  18. CAATwalk: News and Updates from CAAT: August 29, 2016

    Latest issue of CAATwalk: News and Updates from CAAT
    Thu, 01 Sep 2016 19:57:49 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2016/caatwalk.08.29.16
  19. Medical Research Specialist Position with the Physicians Committee

    Medical Research Specialist Position with the Physicians Committee
    Wed, 24 Aug 2016 20:30:46 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2016/OpenPosition.html
  20. CAATwalk Newsletter: August 3, 2016

    Latest news and updates from CAAT.
    Fri, 12 Aug 2016 17:53:49 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2016/caatwalk_030816.html

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