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IFER awards 3 new graduate student fellowships for scientific research utilizing innovative animal alternative methodologies

Posted: October 14, 2015 The purpose of the International Foundation for Ethical Research (IFER) Graduate Fellowship Program is “to provide financial incentives to graduate students in science that encourage them at the earliest stages of their career to integrate innovation and discovery with ethics and respect for animals.” IFER Graduate Fellowships are awarded annually (see […]
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Microphysiological systems for in vitro ADME and systemic repeated dose toxicity testing

The proliferation of microfluidic systems in the scientific literature makes it difficult to keep up with this emerging technology. However, only a portion of these are microphysiological or “human-on-a-chip” systems being developed for toxicity testing applications. An interesting one that caught our eye is the article, “Chip-based human liver–intestine and liver–skin co-cultures – A first […]
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