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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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Invest in the advancement of better, more humane science. Your support helps NAVS increase awareness, change attitudes and implement positive solutions that will end the exploitation of animals in science.

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Spread the word! The NAVS Advocacy Center is a one-stop resource for advocates to make their voices heard regarding legislation, regulations and policies that involve society’s use of and relationship with animals.

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NAVS NEWS
February 13, 2017 Organs-on-Chips Showing Potential to Save Time, Money and Animal Lives

Important discussions between pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies have been taking place in order to achieve a better understanding of exactly how the organs-on-chips can be used. Continue reading

February 6, 2017 Funding Smarter Science

NAVS is proud of the investment we make in promoting the value of humane science and supporting the development of scientific techniques that can reduce, and possibly replace, the use of animals in experimentation. Continue reading

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By the Numbers

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23

Opportunities to make your voice heard in the NAVS Advocacy Center

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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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767,622

Number of Animal Welfare Act-covered animals used in research, testing and teaching in the United States in 2015, according to APHIS