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This school year, respect, don’t dissect!

August 2, 2021 Comments Off on This school year, respect, don’t dissect!
September 20 @ 10:28 am

The beginning of a new school year is right around the corner, and it is important to make this year count for animals used in education. Tens of millions of…

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It’s Time to Re-Prioritize our Research Investments

July 26, 2021 Comments Off on It’s Time to Re-Prioritize our Research Investments
September 20 @ 10:28 am

A few months ago, NAVS alerted you to a disturbing effort being made by the animal research community to increase nonhuman primate research for vaccine development. As you may recall,…

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Seven Finalists Compete for IFER Fellowships

July 19, 2021 Comments Off on Seven Finalists Compete for IFER Fellowships
September 20 @ 10:28 am

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

July 12, 2021 Comments Off on The Future of Organ-Chip Models is Bright
September 20 @ 10:28 am

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

July 5, 2021 Comments Off on The Promise of Body-on-a-Chip Technologies
September 20 @ 10:28 am

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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Keep your pets safe while you enjoy Independence Day

July 1, 2021 Comments Off on Keep your pets safe while you enjoy Independence Day
September 20 @ 10:28 am

While Independence Day celebrations can be fun for people, the festivities can be frightening and dangerous for animals. Noisy fireworks and other celebrations can startle companion animals and cause them…

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Catching up with IFER Fellowship Recipient Xingrui Mou

June 28, 2021 Comments Off on Catching up with IFER Fellowship Recipient Xingrui Mou
September 20 @ 10:28 am

This week’s Science First highlights the work of Xingrui Mou, recipient of an International Foundation for Ethical Research (IFER) Graduate Fellowship for Alternatives to the Use of Animals in Science,…

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Poll: Fewer Americans Support Medical Testing on Animals

June 21, 2021 Comments Off on Poll: Fewer Americans Support Medical Testing on Animals
September 20 @ 10:28 am

Each year, we at NAVS eagerly await the release of the annual Gallup Poll on Values and Beliefs, because it has helped us track how Americans feel about medical testing…

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NAVS and IFER play leading roles at annual SIVB meeting

June 14, 2021 Comments Off on NAVS and IFER play leading roles at annual SIVB meeting
September 20 @ 10:28 am

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

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Catching up with IFER Fellowship Recipient Orla Dunne

June 7, 2021 Comments Off on Catching up with IFER Fellowship Recipient Orla Dunne
September 20 @ 10:28 am

This week’s Science First highlights the work of Orla Dunne, recent recipient of the International Foundation for Ethical Research (IFER) Graduate Fellowship for Alternatives to the Use of Animals in…

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