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Copy of Alternatives to Animals in Research

June 3, 2021 Comments Off on Copy of Alternatives to Animals in Research
September 20 @ 11:09 am

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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Maryland officially passes humane cosmetics act (HCA) legislation

June 3, 2021 Comments Off on Maryland officially passes humane cosmetics act (HCA) legislation
September 20 @ 11:09 am

This past Friday, Maryland officially became the 5th state to pass humane cosmetics act (HCA) legislation. Once enacted on July 1, 2022, this legislation will ban the sale in Maryland…

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What Does the Future Hold for Human Relevant Research Models?

May 31, 2021 Comments Off on What Does the Future Hold for Human Relevant Research Models?
September 20 @ 11:09 am

Dr. Donald Ingber, Founding Director of the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University, and mentor of former IFER fellowship recipient Bryan Hassell, was recently interviewed in Nature…

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NAVS Recognizes Student Achievements at International Science Fair

May 24, 2021 Comments Off on NAVS Recognizes Student Achievements at International Science Fair
September 20 @ 11:09 am

Earlier this month, NAVS judges virtually attended the world’s largest science competition for pre-college students, the Regeneron International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF), where we once again had the pleasure…

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Controversial Chimera Research Continues

May 17, 2021 Comments Off on Controversial Chimera Research Continues
September 20 @ 11:09 am

The shortage of human organs available for transplantation in the U.S. and around the world has led scientists to consider how to grow them in animals to be harvested later…

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NAVS review of new government report details increase in animal use

May 10, 2021 Comments Off on NAVS review of new government report details increase in animal use
September 20 @ 11:09 am

Last week, NAVS received a long-awaited report from the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) that revealed a disturbing trend: the overall number…

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Hawaii bans cosmetics testing on animals

May 5, 2021 Comments Off on Hawaii bans cosmetics testing on animals
September 20 @ 11:09 am

Late last week, Hawaii made a major step to become the sixth U.S. state to ban the sale of cosmetics tested on animals. The Hawaii Cruelty-Free Cosmetics Act (HCFCA) has passed…

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Catching up with IFER Fellowship Recipient Aline Zbinden

May 3, 2021 Comments Off on Catching up with IFER Fellowship Recipient Aline Zbinden
September 20 @ 11:09 am

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

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Reasons to End Animal Experimentation

April 26, 2021 Comments Off on Reasons to End Animal Experimentation
September 20 @ 11:09 am

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

April 19, 2021 Comments Off on Letter to President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. and Vice President Kamala D. Harris
September 20 @ 11:09 am

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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