Alternatives to animal testing are the development and implementation of test
methods that avoid the use of live animals. There is widespread agreement that a
“We have moved away from studying human disease in humans. … We all drank
the Kool-Aid on that one, me included. … The problem is that [animal testing] ...
To predict toxicity, corrosivity, and other safety variables as well as the
effectiveness of a new product for humans, traditional testing of chemicals,
Alternatives to animal tests are often cheaper, quicker and more effective.
Replacing animal tests does not mean putting human patients at risk. It also does
Alternative test methods are test methods that reduce, refine, or replace animal
use in research and testing. Reduction, refinement, and replacement are ...
Feb 8, 2013 ... Alternative testing methods have many advantages over traditional animal tests,
but implementing an alternative can take years. Learn more ...
Developing models to replace animals in research, a longstanding goal of animal
welfare advocates, has become a priority for the National Institutes of Health, ...
Replacement is what most people think of when you say "alternatives to animal
testing": the animals are replaced, either by methods that don't involve animals at
Promoting the use of alternatives to animals in biomedical research product
safety testing, and education. Mission, history, achievements, staff, sponsors, ...
Animal rights groups have long propagated the myth that animal research could
be replaced tomorrow by a plethora of "alternatives," from computer modeling ...