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 2022
Replacement of meningioma animal models with a meningioma ex vivo/organoid model to test pharmacological advances in meningioma treatment
The PluriLum assay: A novel stem cell-based assay for testing of chemicals’ embryotoxic effects
Use of ultrasound for early diagnosis of necrotizing enterocolitis in laboratory premature piglets
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