Nieuws https://www.uu.nl/en en Sun, 21 Apr 2024 06:51:41 +0200 Fri, 15 Mar 2024 15:00:00 +0100 Dutch National Growth Fund invests 124,5 million in transition to animal-free innovation https://www.uu.nl/en/news/dutch-national-growth-fund-invests-1245-million-in-transition-to-animal-free-innovation The Centre for Animal-Free Biomedical Translation (CPBT) will use this funding to accelerate the transition to animal-free biomedical innovations. 138587 Fri, 15 Mar 2024 15:00:00 +0100 Nieuws Future of animal-free biomedical research conference coming up! https://www.uu.nl/en/news/future-of-animal-free-biomedical-research-conference-coming-up The 3Rs Centre Utrecht will host a conference on the future of animal-free biomedical research, in close collaboration with the Transition Animal Free Innovation (TPI) Programme. 136186 Fri, 08 Dec 2023 09:47:00 +0100 Nieuws Video UNL about animal-free science https://www.uu.nl/en/news/video-unl-about-animal-free-science The Universities of the Netherlands (in Dutch: UNL) created a video about the transition to animal-free science in Utrecht. 135370 Thu, 09 Nov 2023 16:47:00 +0100 Nieuws Merel Ritskes-Hoitinga receives Pioneer Medal from Animal Free Research UK https://www.uu.nl/en/news/merel-ritskes-hoitinga-receives-pioneer-medal-from-animal-free-research-uk De Pioneer Medal van Animal Free Research UK wordt ieder jaar uitgereikt aan baanbrekende wetenschappers die medisch onderzoek uitvoeren zonder het gebruik van dierproeven. 133624 Wed, 13 Sep 2023 11:00:00 +0200 Nieuws Number of animal experiments at Utrecht University and UMC Utrecht again virtually unchanged https://www.uu.nl/en/news/number-of-animal-experiments-at-utrecht-university-and-umc-utrecht-again-virtually-unchanged The number of animal experiments at Utrecht University and the UMC Utrecht has remained almost the same this year. 133383 Mon, 04 Sep 2023 10:20:00 +0200 Nieuws The National Growth Fund Reserves 125 million euros for the Transition to Animal-Free Innovation https://www.uu.nl/en/news/the-national-growth-fund-reserves-125-million-euros-for-the-transition-to-animal-free-innovation The National Growth Fund reserves EUR 125 million for a new Center for Animal-Free Biomedical Translation 131855 Fri, 30 Jun 2023 15:58:00 +0200 Nieuws Successful FCS-free campaign of the 3Rs Centre: join the movement https://www.uu.nl/en/news/successful-fcs-free-campaign-of-the-3rs-centre-join-the-movement The 3RCU ran a social media campaign (LinkedIn and Twitter) presenting seven scientific arguments why it is better to stop using FCS for cell culture. 129992 Mon, 24 Apr 2023 10:43:00 +0200 Nieuws Jeffrey Bajramovic: 'The 3Rs Centre Utrecht aims to actively facilitate researchers' https://www.uu.nl/en/news/jeffrey-bajramovic-the-3rs-centre-utrecht-aims-to-actively-facilitate-researchers Jeffrey Bajramovic has been the new head of the 3Rs Centre Utrecht (3RCU) since July 2022. His ambition for the 3RCU is to become an advocate and a centre of action for the 3Rs. 129838 Wed, 19 Apr 2023 13:31:00 +0200 Nieuws The new 3Rs Centre Utrecht: Rebooting Relevant Research https://www.uu.nl/en/news/the-new-3rs-centre-utrecht-rebooting-relevant-research The new 3Rs Centre Utrecht will be launched on 11 May. 129187 Mon, 03 Apr 2023 10:56:00 +0200 Nieuws 3Rs Centre Utrecht starts campaign to stop the use of Fetal Calf Serum https://www.uu.nl/en/news/3rs-centre-utrecht-starts-campaign-to-stop-the-use-of-fetal-calf-serum Launch of the 3RCU campaign to stop the use of fetal calf serum. 127703 Tue, 14 Feb 2023 11:09:00 +0100 Nieuws Merel Ritskes-Hoitinga new professor of Evidence-Based Transition to Animal-free Innovations https://www.uu.nl/en/background/merel-ritskes-hoitinga-new-professor-of-evidence-based-transition-to-animal-free-innovations Merel Ritskes-Hoitinga has been appointed professor of Evidence-Based Transition to Animal-free Innovations at Utrecht University’s Faculty of Veterinary Medicine as of 1 June 2022. 116998 Thu, 19 Jan 2023 15:00:00 +0100 Nieuws New Community of Practice platform for biomedical researchers https://www.uu.nl/en/news/new-community-of-practice-platform-for-biomedical-researchers The Alliance for Human Relevant Science and Animal Free Research UK has launched in July this year a one-of-its-kind online community. 125137 Wed, 16 Nov 2022 13:33:00 +0100 Nieuws "Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine course fast on its way to being laboratory animal free" https://www.uu.nl/en/news/bachelor-of-veterinary-medicine-course-fast-on-its-way-to-being-laboratory-animal-free Universities of the Netherlands (UNL) and the Dutch Federation of University Medical Centres (NFU) jointly present a target for laboratory animal-free innovation in academic education. 124223 Thu, 13 Oct 2022 13:00:00 +0200 Nieuws Researchers call for better reporting of animal experiments https://www.uu.nl/en/news/researchers-call-for-better-reporting-of-animal-experiments The vast majority of animal experiments involving joint cartilage repair in scientific journals is incompletely reported. 122889 Thu, 01 Sep 2022 21:32:00 +0200 Nieuws Funding for implementation and acceptance of animal test free research https://www.uu.nl/en/news/funding-for-implementation-and-acceptance-of-animal-test-free-research Juliëtte Legler has been awarded a €1 million NWO grant for the project "Animal-free testing for endocrine disruption - from science to legal acceptance". 122667 Thu, 25 Aug 2022 08:53:00 +0200 Nieuws Annual Report on Animal Experiments 2021: Number of animal experiments remains virtually unchanged https://www.uu.nl/en/news/annual-report-on-animal-experiments-2021-number-of-animal-experiments-remains-virtually-unchanged The number of animal experiments conducted by Utrecht University and UMC Utrecht has remained almost the same this year. 122302 Tue, 09 Aug 2022 14:03:00 +0200 Nieuws Jeffrey Bajramovic is the new head of the 3Rs-Centre https://www.uu.nl/en/news/jeffrey-bajramovic-is-the-new-head-of-the-3rs-centre Jeffrey Bajramovic is the new head of the 3Rs-Centre and thus the successor of Jan van der Valk, who recently retired. 122229 Fri, 05 Aug 2022 14:03:00 +0200 Nieuws Jos Malda receives Proof-of-Concept grant from ERC https://www.uu.nl/en/news/jos-malda-receives-proof-of-concept-grant-from-erc Jos Malda has received a grant from the ERC to develop a regenerative treatment for human and veterinary patients suffering from hip dysplasia. 114739 Wed, 16 Mar 2022 14:19:00 +0100 Nieuws Replacing Animal Testing challenge kicks off https://www.uu.nl/en/news/replacing-animal-testing-challenge-kicks-off Do we need to use animals to test products and medical safety, or are there other options? These are some of the questions that Bachelor’s and Master’s students are studying together with professionals in the Replacing Animal Testing (RAT) Challenge. 114087 Wed, 23 Feb 2022 14:00:00 +0100 Nieuws Animal-free science next level https://www.uu.nl/en/background/animal-free-science-next-level Alternatieven voor dierproeven voor Utrechtse studenten: met hologrammen de anatomie van een rat verkennen, met een plastic varken oefenen met bloedafname, en meer. 112977 Mon, 17 Jan 2022 15:07:00 +0100 Nieuws