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We believe the best science is humane science. Our programs seek to provide a better, safer, more humane future for people and animals. To learn more about CAAT and the 3Rs, visit our About Us page. And consider supporting our mission.

     

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CAAT News and Upcoming Events

News and upcoming events sponsored by CAAT, CAAT-Europe, and the Transatlantic Think Tank for Toxicology (t4):

CAAT Science-based Refinement Awards - Call For Proposals
Due: October 31, 2014

Progress on Replacement of Animals for Cosmetic Testing and Other Issues: A 75th Birthday Celebration for Alan Goldberg
November 20, 2014
Baltimore, MD

The Emergence of Systematic Review and Related Approaches in Toxicology
November 21, 2014
Baltimore, MD

Job Opening: CEO of CAAT-Europe
Click here for more information

 

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CAAT-Europe

CAAT and CAAT-Europe promise sound scientific synergy involving experts from both sides of the Atlantic to promote the implementation of human-relevant alternative approaches, the advancement of research, and the dissemination of the 3Rs.

CAAT-Europe is housed at the University of Konstanz, Germany.


 

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Altweb News

News from Altweb: the latest in information about alternatives and humane science
  1. Progress on Replacement of Animals for Cosmetic Testing and Other Issues: A 75th Birthday Celebration for Alan Goldberg

    Progress on Replacement of Animals for Cosmetic Testing and Other Issues: A 75th Birthday Celebration for Alan Goldberg to be held November 20, 2014 at Johns Hopkins School of Public Health (E2030).
    Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:41:00 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2012/gGoldberg_celebration.html
  2. Symposium on Social Housing of Laboratory Animals - October 5-6, 2014

    Symposium on Social Housing of Laboratory Animals. October 5-6, 2014. University of Colorado Denver, Anschutz Medical Center, Denver, Colorado
    Mon, 04 Aug 2014 18:34:52 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2012/social_housing2014.html
  3. Human on a Chip (Fast Company)

    Advocates like Pascaline Clerc, view the organ-on-a-chip work at Wyss as among the most promising of several advances aimed at reducing or eventually replacing animal testing.
    Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:51:27 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2012/chip.html
  4. Tox21 Data Challenge Opens August 18th

    The Tox21 Data Challenge 2014 will "crowdsource" data analysis by independent researchers to reveal how well they can predict compounds' interference in biochemical pathways using only chemical structure data.
    Thu, 17 Jul 2014 19:28:24 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2012/tox21.html
  5. ICCVAM Advisory Committee to Meet in September

    The Scientific Advisory Committee on Alternative Toxicological Methods (SACATM) will meet Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) in Research Triangle Park, NC.
    Thu, 17 Jul 2014 19:21:54 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2012/ICCVAM_adv_mtg.html

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