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Center for Alternatives to Animal Testing

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):

May 12-14, 2014
Philadelphia, PA


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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.

Functional Non-animal Biobarrier Models in Research and Risk Assessment
February 19-24, 2014
Saarbruecken, Germany


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Altweb News

News from Altweb: the latest in information about alternatives and humane science
  1. DNT4–Discounted Hotel Price Ends April 18th

    DNT4, May 12-14, 2014, Discounted Hotel Price Ends April 18, 2014.
    Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:23:52 GMT
  2. NICEATM Collaborators Publish Open-source Integrated Testing Strategy for Skin Sensitization Potency

    In a recent short communication to the journal ALTEX, NICEATM scientists and collaborators describe an open-source implementation of a previously published integrated testing strategy (ITS) for skin sensitization.
    Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:17:21 GMT
  3. IACUC Training Workshop - May 15, 2014

    The Scientist Center for Animal Welfare (SCAW) along with NIH/OLAW, USDA/AC, CITI Program at the University of Miami and other's presents an IACUC training workshop on May 15, 2014 at the Natcher Conference Center on the NIH Campus.
    Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:12:18 GMT
  4. News from the 9th World Congress

    The latest news and updates from the upcoming World Congress on Alternatives and Animal Use in the Life Sciences.
    Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:06:04 GMT
  5. ICCVAM to Hold Public Meeting

    ICCVAM to Hold Public Meeting from 1-4 P.M. EDT Wednesday, June 25, 2014, at the National Institutes of Health Natcher Conference Center in Bethesda, MD.
    Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:03:26 GMT

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