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New issue of ATLA

The new issue (44.3) of FRAME’s scientific journal ATLA is out now.

The contents include:

EDITORIAL: First thoughts on the effects on the protection of laboratory animals of the UK’s departure from the European Union
M. Balls

ARTICLES:
The use […]

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Latest edition of FRAME News now available

FRAME News issue 76 is out now.

Learn about our recent activities including, responding to a Home Office consultation and improving training in experimental design.

Meet our latest interns and read about their interesting projects, as well […]

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ATLA – Alternatives to Laboratory Animals – is FRAME’s peer-reviewed scientific journal, published six times a year. Visit the website
PiLAS – Perspectives in Laboratory Animal Science – is a place for bioscientists to discuss aspects of lab animal use. Visit the website
FRAME’s Timeline is a useful source of information on key points in the development of alternatives to animal methods. Visit the Timeline
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What FRAME does

There is no worldwide agreement that protects the welfare of animals either in the wild or those involved in research and testing. While EU law says that alternative methods should be used if they are available, there are many areas where no effective non-animal methods exist. The latest Directive says EU member states should support alternatives, but there is no specific legal requirement to create them. FRAME is helping to find them.

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FRAME was the first organisation to fund its own laboratory to research new and innovative ways to replace animals in medical and scientific experiments. Many of the non-animal tests it developed are now in common use.Read more...
FRAME issues regular press releases and statements to the media. It has appeared in local and national newspapers and on TV and radio. Read more...