The 3R-Center was established June 2013 by the Minister for Food, Agriculture and Fisheries in a unique collaboration with both the pharmaceutical industry and animal welfare organizations.
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Vision, mission and tasks
Each year, 1,5 million DKK is given out to research projects to promote 3R research in Denmark.
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Improve your research
The three Rs (replacement, reduction and refinement) are the guiding principles for the ethical use of laboratory animals.
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Russell & Burch
What is a laboratory animal and what are they used for? And what are the 3Rs (replacement, reduction and refinement)?
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History of Animal Testing
How many laboratory animals are used
Species and purpose
Species and severity
Each year, the Danish 3R-Center hosts their annual 3R-symposium in Copenhagen with international presenters and guests.
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3R-projects supported by the Danish 3R-Center in 2014
Refinement of animal models of pain: Establishment of strategies to alleviate
Pathological and immunological consequences of basic experimental animal
Reducing the group size in studies of dermatitis by standardization of the gut microbiota
Establishment of an In vitro model for diabetic atherosclerosis
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