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Interspecies Database
6 June 2019
The Interspecies Database has undergone a major update, that can help reduce the number of animal experiments.
3 April 2019
Dr. Jan van der Valk has won the Björn Ekwall Memorial Foundation Award 2019.
FCS Free Database
17 December 2018
Animal Free Research UK supports the Foetal Calf Serum free Database of the 3Rs-Centre Utrecht Life Sciences.
FCS Free Database
21 September 2018
The Fetal Calf Serum (FCS)-free Database ( has been expanded with information from an extensive collection of literature on FCS-free media.
FCS-free Database
4 July 2018
The 3Rs-Centre Utrecht Life Sciences has developed an E-learning module on humane endpoints in animal research and veterinary practice.



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