The Broad Picture: General Information You Don’t Want to Miss

Letter by our board member, Teresa Fox, published in May 15, 2021 edition of the Vancouver Sun.

NAVS Science First Highlights the work of Aline Zbinden, recipient of the International Foundation for Ethical Research (IEFR) Graduate Fellowship for Alternatives to the Use of Animals in Science, received via email May 3, 2021.

Safer Medicines Reports on it’s Work in Human Relevant Life Sciences, May, 2021.

U.S. Doctors Urge National Organ Donation Registration Process, From Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, April 29, 2021.

A Tug of War Over Animal Testing is Dividing the Scientific Community by Roberta Staley, From Broadview, March 12, 2021, https://broadview.org/animal-testing/

21st Century Cures Act – Animal Care and Use in Research, From U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

Canadian Federal Government has Accepted Recommendations to Move Away from Toxicity Testing on Animals, and Support Alternatives to Animal Testing, From Animal Justice, 2021.

How to evaluate the science of non-human animal use in biomedical research and testing: a proposed format for debate, From In Animal Experimentation: Working Towards a Paradigm Change.

Part 1: Approaching Thirty Years in Science: What Has Happened, and What Should Have Happened, in That Time, a new three-part blog series by Dr. Jarrod Bailey of the Center for Contemporary Sciences, May 26, 2021.

Part 2: Approaching Thirty Years in Science: What Has Happened, and What Should Have Happened, in That Time, a new three-part blog series by Dr. Jarrod Bailey of the Center for Contemporary Sciences, June 2, 2021.

Part 3: Approaching Thirty Years in Science: What Has Happened, and What Should Have Happened, in That Time, a new three-part blog series by Dr. Jarrod Bailey of the Center for Conteporary Sciences, June 16, 2021.

Animal testing: Brussels grants VUB €60,000 to find an alternative, From The Brussels times, Oct. 4, 2020

Physicians Committee Provides Input to Interagency Committee on Nonanimal Testing Methods, From Physician’s Committee for Responsible Medicine, Good Science Digest, May 29, 2020.

Limitations of Animal Studies for Predicting Toxicity in Clinical Trials: Is it Time to Rethink Our Current Approach? From PMC: US National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Elsevier JACC: Basic to Translational Science, Nov. 2019, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6978558/

Non-animal testing pioneer receives award, From Environmental Factor, 2019.