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Public hearing at the OPECST on the use of animals in research

Institutions

02 - 06 - 2019

Public hearing at the OPECST on the use of animals in research

The Parliamentary Office for the Evaluation of Scientific and Technological Choices (OPECST) organized a four-hour press hearing on the morning of...
Video : primates in research

Animal research

02 - 05 - 2019

Video : primates in research

The American Association for Medical Progress (AMP) posted a video that presents the reasons and conditions for the use of primates in research in...
Pigs: a hope for immunology

Scientific progress

02 - 04 - 2019

Pigs: a hope for immunology

The online media THE CONVERSATION published on December 17th an article on the importance of research in pigs for immunology of human health. It was...
GMO: 15 million euros and thousands of rats dismantle fake news

Animal research

12 - 19 - 2018

GMO: 15 million euros and thousands of rats dismantle fake news

Scientific journalist Thierry Huet publishes an article on the results of studies showing that NK603 corn, genetically modified to resist the...
Syngenta tries to switch from rats to artificial intelligence

Alternative methods

12 - 12 - 2018

Syngenta tries to switch from rats to artificial intelligence

The evaluation of the safety of phytosanitary product (insecticides, herbicides, "pesticides") sometimes requires inhalation tests in rats....