Wednesday, 18 January 2023 13:19

German Researcers are honoured CAAT Reduction Award and CAAT Humane Education Award Featured

This time, two prestigious research awards from the Center for Alternative to Animal Testing (CAAT) at the Bloomberg School of Medicine in Baltimore go to two German teams for their commitment to non-animal methods.

Prof. Dr. Stefan Schildknecht from Albstadt-Sigmaringen University, Germany, has won the 2022  Reduction Award of the Center for Alternatives to Animal testing (CAAT) at Bloomberg School of Medicine in Baltimore for his project proposal titled “Development of an Adverse Outcome Pathway (AOP) for the relationship between ferroptosis induction and the degeneration of dopaminergic neurons”.

Dr. Vivian Kral and Dr. Christian Zoschke from Free University Berlin, Germany, won the 2022 CAAT Humane Education Award for their project titled “3Rs Info Hub PRO - Your go-to place for training on non-animal research”.

Each Award includes prize money of USD 6,000.