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Horizon 2020 SME Innovation Associate: Connecting European small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with researchers

Sherry Ward, AltTox The European Union recently launched a EUR 7 million pilot action aiming to support dynamic SMEs in recruiting researchers to explore innovative business ideas. Enterprises have until 30 June 2016 to submit a 10-page application explaining the business idea, the required skills and the envisaged role of the researcher within the company. […]
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NAVS Selects 2016 Humane Science Award Recipients at Intel ISEF

Contributor: Sherry Ward, AltTox Source: http://act.navs.org/site/MessageViewer?em_id=1384.0&dlv_id=5282 Last week, NAVS honored promising young scientists at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) —the world’s largest international science competition for high school students—in Phoenix, Arizona. This is the 15th year that we have participated in this preeminent science fair—presenting our annual Humane Science Award, which […]
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2017 CAAT Grant Pre-proposals: Deadline extended to May 16

Contributor: Pascaline Clerc, HSUS Deadline for preproposals: May 16, 2016 The Johns Hopkins Center for Alternatives to Animal Testing (CAAT) is soliciting projects that focus on the implementation of the NAS Report, Toxicity Testing in the 21st Century: A Vision and a Strategy in the following areas: Proposals Relating to Toxicology: Maximum grant amount is […]
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ICCVAM Advisory Committee to Discuss Developing a U.S. National 3Rs Strategy

Contributor: Catherine Sprankle, NICEATM The Scientific Advisory Committee on Alternative Toxicological Methods (SACATM) will meet Sept. 27-28, 2016, at NIEHS in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. SACATM advises ICCVAM, NICEATM, and the NIEHS director on activities relevant to the ICCVAM mission. The focus of this year’s SACATM meeting will be to discuss and develop recommendations […]
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Register by Friday to Attend ICCVAM Public Forum

Contributor: Catherine Sprankle, NICEATM Friday, May 13, is the in-person registration deadline to attend the ICCVAM public forum. While webcast viewing will be available, those wishing to make a public statement are encouraged to attend in person to enable face-to-face dialog with ICCVAM members. Registration for webcast viewing will be available through the end of […]
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Agenda Available for ICCVAM Public Forum

Contributor: Catherine Sprankle, NICEATM An agenda is available for the May 25 ICCVAM public forum. Representatives from the Environmental Protection Agency, the Food and Drug Administration, the Department of Defense, and other ICCVAM member agencies will present updates on activities related to the development and validation of test methods and approaches that may replace, reduce, […]
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