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.
Last fall, science advisors from NAVS’ International Foundation for Ethical Research (IFER) were contacted by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) to collect data for a report they were tasked by Congress with writing, regarding alternatives to the use of … Continued
Earlier this month, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced its commitment to moving away from animal testing. Andrew Wheeler, EPA spokesperson, noted in a memo from the agency, that “[s]cientific advancements exist today that allow us to better predict … Continued