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Latest News from the InVitro-World

  • Denmark: Funding for research into alternatives to animal experiments
    The Danish Forsøgsdyrenes Værn and Alternativfondet announce financial support for research into and development of alternatives to animal experiments.
    Written on Monday, 01 May 2017 15:59
  • Eppendorf & Science Prize for Neurobiology
    The international Eppendorf & Science Prize for Neurobiology is awarded annually to one young scientist for the most outstanding neurobiological research based on methods of molecular and cell biology.
    Written on Wednesday, 26 April 2017 08:51
  • 36th Animal Welfare Research Award of the The Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture
    Applications for the this year´s research award of the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL) are possible for researchers who work on methods to replace or reduce animal use. Deadline is May the 31st, 2017.
    Written on Wednesday, 15 March 2017 19:34
  • Dr. Hadwen Trust Research Funding Opportunity for Summer Projects
    The DHT Studentship & Fellowship schemes have been established to assist undergraduate or newly graduated students in gaining practical animal-replacement research experience by working in a laboratory environment.
    Written on Monday, 13 March 2017 10:29
  • Dublin: HPRA 3Rs Conference
    The HPRA is the competent authority in Ireland responsible for the implementation of EU legislation (Directive 2010/63/EU) for the protection of animals used for scientific purposes. The section within the HPRA specifically responsible for the implementation of the Directive is called the Scientific Animal Protection (SAP) section. The SAP team within the HPRA are committed to ensuring that the care and use of animals for scientific purposes is in line with the 3R principles (replacement, reduction and refinement). In order to enhance awareness of the 3Rs amongst the research community in Ireland and beyond the HPRA is planning to host a 3Rs information day on May 17th, 2017.
    Written on Thursday, 02 March 2017 15:45
  • Spain: Skin from a 3d printer
    Scientists led by Prof. José Luis Jorcano from the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M), CIEMAT (Center for Energy, Environmental and Technological Research), Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marañón, in collaboration with the firm BioDan Group, have presented a prototype for a 3D bioprinter that can create totally functional human skin.
    Written on Wednesday, 15 February 2017 15:30