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