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  1. Feature: A History of CAAT: 1981-2009

    Mon, 27 Jul 2015 20:03:37 GMT
  2. The Silent Monkey Victims Of The War On Terror

    The Silent Monkey Victims Of The War On Terror.
    Thu, 16 Jul 2015 20:34:41 GMT
  3. ALTEX 32.3 Now Available

    ALTEX 32.3 is now available! This issue includes a food for thought article about Toxicity testing in the 21st century, research articles, a workshop report about liver models, and much more.
    Mon, 13 Jul 2015 19:12:57 GMT
  4. Animal Welfare Groups Poised for TSCA Reform Policy Win - Despite Greens' Misgivings

    Animal welfare groups stand to win significant changes to how U.S. EPA handles the use of animals as test subjects in studies of potentially hazardous chemicals.
    Tue, 07 Jul 2015 15:21:30 GMT
  5. Report and Recommendations Concerning the Procurement and Use of Antibodies at Northwestern University

    The following paper was prepared in response to inquiries made by representatives from two animal rights organizations concerning possible unethical sourcing of research antibodies at Northwestern University.
    Tue, 07 Jul 2015 14:34:16 GMT
  6. EUSAAT 2015 Congress Updates

    Tue, 16 Jun 2015 15:25:12 GMT
  7. Animal Instincts: Editorial by Brett Lidbury

    Tue, 16 Jun 2015 14:47:30 GMT
  8. 2015 Global 3Rs Awards

    The Global 3Rs Awards program will recognize significant innovative contributions toward the 3Rs of animal research to advance ethical science by any researcher, in academia or industry in any area of biology.
    Tue, 09 Jun 2015 16:14:19 GMT
  9. EU Rejects Bid to Ban Animal Testing in European Labs

    An EU-wide campaign to stop laboratory experiments on animals has failed to persuade the European Commission to impose a ban.
    Tue, 09 Jun 2015 16:03:41 GMT
  10. Building Benchtop Human Models

    The current push to make microphysiological systems was inspired, in part, by a Department of Defense (DOD)-sponsored National Academy of Sciences panel on model systems for evaluating countermeasures against biological or chemical weapons in 2011.
    Tue, 09 Jun 2015 16:01:27 GMT
  11. Animal Insights

    From fresh analyses and thinking on animal models in fundamental biomedical research, a bracing and uncomfortable message has emerged for scientists.
    Tue, 09 Jun 2015 15:58:10 GMT
  12. IQ Consortium and AAALAC International 2015 Global 3Rs Awards Program

    Fri, 22 May 2015 20:02:28 GMT
  13. Nobel Laureates Defend EU Animal Research Rules Against Citizens' Proposal

    Mon, 11 May 2015 20:12:19 GMT
  14. Building a Full-Blown Human Body-on-a-Chip (Discover)

    Wed, 06 May 2015 21:03:21 GMT
  15. News from NICEATM, May 5, 2015

    Wed, 06 May 2015 20:20:48 GMT
  16. May 14th Webinar on Regulatory Acceptance of Alternative Methods

    Tue, 05 May 2015 20:43:58 GMT
  17. ALTEX 32.2 Now Available

    The latest issue of ALTEX includes: Food for Thought: The Human Whole Blood Pyrogen Test—Lessons Learned in Twenty Years, The Human Toxome Project (Concept Article), and much more.
    Mon, 04 May 2015 18:58:18 GMT
  18. IVTIP Spring meeting ‘AOPs in Developmental and Lung Toxicity - An in vitro route to mechanistic understanding and AOP-based testing’

    IVTIP Spring meeting ‘AOPs in Developmental and Lung Toxicity - An in vitro route to mechanistic understanding and AOP-based testing’ May 28-29, 2015.
    Fri, 10 Apr 2015 13:57:27 GMT
  19. Mice Losing Allure as Model of Human Disease (Guardian)

    Thu, 09 Apr 2015 15:16:10 GMT
  20. 2015 Alternatives Research Grant Program

    ARDF is currently soliciting research proposals for its 2015 Alternatives Research Grant Program. For over 20 years, this innovative program has created opportunities for scientists who have interest and expertise in alternatives research.
    Mon, 23 Mar 2015 18:21:50 GMT

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