In the second part in our blog series on the Three Rs, Amy Beale explains the Replacement techniques, looks at some of the history behind the concept and looks ahead to the future.
In the first instalment of a two-part blog, FRAME’s senior scientific officer Amy Beale talks about the Three Rs.
FRAME is supporting a research project at the University of Birmingham to develop a new invertebrate model to study ageing.
“FRAME is extremely disappointed that the latest Home Office statistics on animal use in science show an increase in animal experimentation. We are deeply concerned that the use of genetically altered animals continues to increase, with 34% of experimental procedures using them and half of all procedures being done to create and breed them. These […]
Recently FRAME and the Kennel Club co-authored an open letter to The Rt Hon Greg Clark, MP, Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, in which we expressed our disappointment at the decision to grant planning permission for establishment of a dog breeding centre in East Yorkshire. We asked “why is breeding of dogs […]
FRAME and the Kennel Club have sent an open letter to Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government The Rt Hon Greg Clark, MP calling on him and the Government to reverse their decision to grant planning permission for a laboratory beagle breeding centre in East Yorkshire. East Riding of Yorkshire Council rejected the […]
The Home Office has issued a progress report on what it is doing to reduce the use of animals in scientific research. The department set out plans in a document last February, which included three strategic priorities. They were: advance the use of the Three Rs within the UK; use international leadership to influence the […]