Is It Time to Replace the 3 R’s?

Over the last four years, Alternatives to Laboratory Animals (ATLA) editor Michael Balls has been reflecting on the 3 R’s concept—reduction, refinement and replacement of animal use—by publishing a series of articles on “The Wisdom of Russell and Burch” in … Continued

Why Advocate for Humane Science Education?

In this week’s Science First, we want to update you on NAVS’ efforts regarding animal use in education. In the U.S. alone, tens of millions of animals are estimated to be used each year for dissection exercises. We are working … Continued