Browsing All posts tagged under »animal research«

We’re consulting on changes to the data we collect about research using animals

September 6, 2013 by


We are consulting on changes to the data we ask member charities to collect about the use of animals in medical research, and we need your input.

Animal research procedures rise by 8%

July 16, 2013 by


The latest government figures show a rise in animal procedures for research, largely due to increasing use of GM mice. However, excluding the breeding of these mice, animal procedures dropped by 2% compared to 2011.

Animal research law to be updated

December 14, 2012 by


Last night the Lords passed the Statutory Instrument to update UK law governing animal research. We now expect the update to officially become law before Christmas and come into effect on 1 January 2013.

How are we doing on life sciences one year on?

December 11, 2012 by


And a new focus for UK investment in genomics and informatics.

Legislation published to update UK regulation of animal research

November 8, 2012 by


The Government has published draft legislation to update current UK regulation of animal research in response to a new EU Directive that will harmonise regulation across Europe.

Moving towards a better conversation about animal research

October 19, 2012 by


AMRC has joined research councils, academic societies, universities and industry to support a cross-sector Declaration on Openness about Animal Research.

Who’s in and who’s out, and what it means for medical research

September 6, 2012 by


The Prime Minister's recent reshuffle means there's some new names to learn for the medical research policy geeks.