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Medical Schools Find Value in Virtual Dissections

The COVID-19 pandemic has presented challenges for educators across the world and forced many of them to rethink the way they deliver course content. For instance, many educators teaching biology…

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Seven Finalists Compete for IFER Fellowships

Each year, thanks to your generosity and commitment to advancing science without harming animals, NAVS awards a grant to the International Foundation for Ethical Research (IFER). This grant funds Graduate…

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The Future of Organ-Chip Models is Bright

NAVS sees great potential in organ-on-a-chip devices to reduce—and ultimately replace—the use of animals in many areas of science, and we are excited that these innovative alternatives to animal use…

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The Promise of Body-on-a-Chip Technologies

Last month, NAVS attended a virtual meeting hosted by the RegenMed Development Organization and Stem Cell Translational Medicine entitled “Virtual Workshop: User Roadmap for Body-on-a-Chip Technology.” We were excited to…

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Reasons to End Animal Experimentation

World Week for Animals in Laboratories is a special time when we commemorate the lives of the millions of animals who are experimented on in laboratories across the globe each…

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Letter to President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. and Vice President Kamala D. Harris

President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. and Vice President Kamala D. HarrisThe White House1600 Pennsylvania Ave. NWWashington, DC 20500 April 19, 2021 Dear Mr. President and Madam Vice President, We, the…

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New NAVS Faces – Spring 2021

In the Spring 2021 issue of Animal Action, we introduced you to three of NAVS’ newest staffers—Deputy Director Juliane Pearson, Senior Manager of Advocacy and Policy Meredith Blanchard, and Staff…