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NAVS’ Expertise to Shine at Animal Alternatives Conference

August 16, 2021 Comments Off on NAVS’ Expertise to Shine at Animal Alternatives Conference
December 3 @ 5:51 pm

The World Congress on Alternatives and Animal Use in the Life Sciences is the longest running series of international scientific meetings focused on the 3 R’s (replacement, refinement and reduction) of animal…

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Copy of Alternatives to Animals in Research

June 3, 2021 Comments Off on Copy of Alternatives to Animals in Research
December 3 @ 5:51 pm

Learn More COPY – Alternatives to Animals in Research Those who defend the use of animals in research contend that nonhuman animals are enough like humans to make them scientifically…

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Has COVID-19 opened the door for humane dissection alternatives?

March 1, 2021 Comments Off on Has COVID-19 opened the door for humane dissection alternatives?
December 3 @ 5:51 pm

NAVS promotes the use of humane dissection alternatives not only because they can replace animal use, but because they are very effective teaching tools, as demonstrated in dozens of studies.…

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Alternatives to Animals in Education

February 25, 2021 Comments Off on Alternatives to Animals in Education
December 3 @ 5:51 pm

Learn More Alternatives to Animals in Education Advancements in technology have led to the development of a variety of commercially available, interactive virtual dissection alternatives that provide students with three-dimensional…

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Alternatives to Animals in Testing

February 25, 2021 Comments Off on Alternatives to Animals in Testing
December 3 @ 5:51 pm

Learn More Alternatives to Animals in Testing Alternative is the term traditionally used within the scientific community to describe the “3Rs”-methodologies to replace, reduce or refine animal use in an existing test…

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Alternatives to Animals in Research

February 25, 2021 Comments Off on Alternatives to Animals in Research
December 3 @ 5:51 pm

Learn More Alternatives to Animals in Research Those who defend the use of animals in research contend that nonhuman animals are enough like humans to make them scientifically adequate models…

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Humane alternatives are more effective than harmful animal use

February 1, 2021 Comments Off on Humane alternatives are more effective than harmful animal use
December 3 @ 5:51 pm

NAVS has long advocated for the use of animal-free alternatives, not only for scientific research, but also in education, for activities such as dissection. In addition to sparing animals’ lives,…

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Growing Need for Humane Alternatives

October 12, 2020 Comments Off on Growing Need for Humane Alternatives
December 3 @ 5:51 pm

The Future Demands a New Way of Thinking The demonstrated and abysmal failure of animal models requires that we move past these archaic “solutions” and instead turn our attention to smarter, humane methods of advancing science. The…

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Feds look to animal alternatives for chemical safety testing

September 14, 2020 Comments Off on Feds look to animal alternatives for chemical safety testing
December 3 @ 5:51 pm

What steps are government agencies taking to reduce their reliance on animal models for chemical safety testing? Earlier this year, NAVS took part in a virtual public meeting held by…

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The Promise of Cell-Based Alternatives

June 22, 2020 Comments Off on The Promise of Cell-Based Alternatives
December 3 @ 5:51 pm

NAVS has long supported the Society for In Vitro Biology (SIVB), a professional organization focused on cell-based biological research and development and the significant application of these advancements to science…

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