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 Danish 3R-Center prioritizes collaborations with 3R-organizations around the world.
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The Swiss 3R Competence Centre (3RCC)
The RepRefRed Society
The Swedish 3Rs Center
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 2015
A Refined Approach to Producing Polyclonal Antibodies in Chickens – Completely Replacing All Invasive Elements by Combining Immunizations with Routine Aerosol-based Vaccinations
An alternative to animal experiments: Development of an in vitro human skin model for evaluation of topical antimicrobial compounds
An in vitro method to predict acute lung toxicity due to pulmonary surfactant inhibition
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