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 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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