Reducing the Use of Laboratory Animals in Biomedical Research: Problems and Possible Solutions

  title={Reducing the Use of Laboratory Animals in Biomedical Research: Problems and Possible Solutions},
  author={Michael F. W. Festing and V. Baumans and R. Combes and Marlies Haider and C. Hendriksen and Bryan R. Howard and D. Lovell and G. Moore and Philip Overend and Marie S. Wilson},
  journal={Alternatives to Laboratory Animals},
  pages={283 - 301}
  • Michael F. W. Festing, V. Baumans, +7 authors Marie S. Wilson
  • Published 1998
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Alternatives to Laboratory Animals
  • This is the report of the twenty-ninth of a series of workshops organised by the European Centre for the Validation of Alternative Methods (ECVAM). ECVAM’s main goal, as defined in 1993 by its Scientific Advisory Committee, is to promote the scientific and regulatory acceptance of alternative methods which are of importance to the biosciences and which reduce, refine or replace the use of laboratory animals. One of the first priorities set by ECVAM was the implementation of procedures which… CONTINUE READING
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