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.
Thu, 03 Mar 2016 19:27:36 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2016/ardf016grants.html
Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health say they have developed tiny “mini-brains” made up of many of the neurons and cells of the human brain – and even some of its functionality – and which can be replicated on a large scale.
Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:53:04 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2016/minibrains.html
OncoTheis won the 2015 Lush Science Prize awarding the OncoCilAir™project. OncoTheis has bioengineered a unique in vitro human lung-cancer model, OncoCilAir™, that recapitulates tumours growth in functional airway tissue.
Wed, 02 Dec 2015 19:59:28 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2015/oncotheis.html
The Northwestern University Committee on Animal Resources (CAR) has generously taken the time to read and respond to my “Report Concerning the Procurement and Use of Research Antibodies” published on Altweb.
Mon, 02 Nov 2015 17:13:50 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2015/antibodies_proposal_reply.html