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.
It is well known that a tumor’s microenvironment influences its behavior, although many existing cancer models have failed to fully take this into consideration. Former NAVS/International Foundation for Ethical Research (IFER) Graduate Fellowship Recipient Dr. Bryan Hassell confronted this issue … Continued
More effort needs to be made on developing and using human-relevant non-animal models that have a higher probability of improving human health. Continue reading