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Advancing Science Without Harming Animals

NAVS is dedicated to ending harmful, flawed and costly animal experiments through the advancement of smarter, human-relevant research and the promotion of animal-friendly changes to laws and policies.

 

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NAVS NEWS
May 24, 2016 Santa Cruz Loses License Over AWA Violations

NAVS applauds this welcome—if long overdue—decision by the USDA. Continue reading

May 23, 2016 Non-Animal Models Could Revolutionize Drug Safety Assessment

Efforts to develop more sophisticated three-dimensional cell models have been a priority for many researchers… Continue reading

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By the Numbers

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156

Current number of sponsors of the Humane Cosmetics Act in the U.S. House of Representatives

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16

Number of states (plus Washington DC)
with laws or policies allowing students to opt out of classroom dissection exercises

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834,453

Number of Animal Welfare Act-covered animals used in research, testing and teaching in the United States in 2014, according to APHIS