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Alternative methods

07 - 03 - 2019

The 3Rs in pharmaceutical research in Europe

The European Federation of the Pharmaceutical Industry, EFPIA, published its 2019 report on 3Rs.

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Improving in vitro studies of cancer cells

05 - 13 - 2019

Improving in vitro studies of cancer cells

Currently most of the potential anticancer substances are selected using cancer cells in vitro before being studied in vivo in mouse...

A "3Rs Research Day" in Oxford

04 - 24 - 2019

A "3Rs Research Day" in Oxford

The University of Oxford in the United Kingdom organized, on April 8th, in partnership with the National Center for the Replacement Refinement...

Caterpillars as a model for studying pneumonia

04 - 19 - 2019

Caterpillars as a model for studying pneumonia

 

 

Caterpillars have an immune system comparable to ours. They can be a model for the study of pneumonia caused by...

Can computer models evaluate the toxicity of chemicals?

02 - 14 - 2019

Can computer models evaluate the toxicity of chemicals?

Can computer science replace animal models to evaluate the toxicity of a...

Syngenta tries to switch from rats to artificial intelligence

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...

Bibliographic research on the 3Rs

11 - 30 - 2018

Bibliographic research on the 3Rs

The European Directive 2010/63 on the protection of animals used for scientific purposes requires the application of the 3Rs...

Organoids or ex vivo research

11 - 12 - 2018

Organoids or ex vivo research

Organoids are now an indispensable tool in biomedical research that reduce the need for animal...

ECOPA Symposium in Paris

10 - 16 - 2018

ECOPA Symposium in Paris

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Switzerland: Interpharma's 2018 report on the 3Rs