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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
April 25, 2016 What Price Do We Pay for Scientific “Breakthroughs”?

April 24 marks the beginning of what has become World Week for Animals in Laboratories… Continue reading

April 21, 2016 “Retired” Research Chimpanzees Still Waiting for Their Move to Freedom

A report just released by the U.S. Government Accountability Office on the National Institutes of Health Chimpanzee Management Program reveals… 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