Announcements

FELASA publishes announcements on its website that are in line with FELASA's objectives.


Science-based assessment of laboratory animal welfare

Posted on: 07-05-2014

ICLAS together with the Russian Laboratory Animal Science Association (RusLASA) organise an international conference, entitled: "Science-based assessment of laboratory animal welfare" from 17-19 November (2014) in Saint-Petersburg.

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FELASA 2016 in Brussels

Posted on: 05-05-2014

The next FELASA triennial congress will be held in Brussels, Belgium.

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The revised accreditation scheme for E&T is out!

Posted on: 13-02-2014

FELASA has updated its accreditation scheme for education after EU Directive 2010/63/EU.

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Two working group reports published

Posted on: 01-04-2013

The FELASA working group on animal identification and the working group on genotyping methods have published their reports in Laboratory Animals.

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2010/63/EU - Consensus document on Non-Technical Project Summary

Posted on: 31-01-2013

The European Commission has published the consensus document on the Non-Technical Project Summary.

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FELASA continuing sponsorship programme

Posted on: 01-10-2012

FELASA offers continuing sponsorship to all organisations and companies endorsing the objectives of FELASA as laid down in the constitution. The maximum amount is € 500 per annum to allow for most companies and organisations to take part in this intiative.

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FELASA collaboration on Cephalopods

Posted on: 10-09-2012

From January 2013 ‘all living cephalopods’ will necessitate attention similar to that reserved until now to vertebrate animals, following their inclusion in 2010/63/EU. This necessitates the development of Guidelines for Care and Welfare of Cephalopod species.

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2010/63/EU - First consensus document

Posted on: 08-02-2012

The European Commission publishes consensus documents on the common understanding of Directive 2010/63/EU.

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Strategic planning for research programmes

Posted on: 15-12-2011

The FRSC has developed a flowchart for planning a programme of experiments. The charts are available in English, French, German and Spanish.

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Proceedings FELASA Congress 2010 are available for downloading

Posted on: 28-09-2011

The proceedings of the joint FELASA / Scand-LAS Congress 2010 in Helsinki, Finland have been published. The proceedings may be downloaded from this website.

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Montreal declaration

Posted on: 06-09-2011

The Montreal Declaration on the Synthesis of Evidence to Advance the 3Rs Principles in Science was adopted on the occasion of the Eighth World Congress on Alternatives and Animal Use in the Life Sciences.

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European Commission publishes report on experimental animals used in 2008

Posted on: 20-12-2010

Sixth report from the Commission to the Council and the European Parliament on the statistics of the number of animals used for experimental and other scientific purposes in the member states of the European Union in 2008.

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Basel declaration defends animal research

Posted on: 10-12-2010

Fifty top scientist met in Basel on 29th of November. They drafted and signed a declaration pledging to be more open about their research, and to engage in more public dialogue.

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The European Directive - 2010/63/EU - is formally adopted

Posted on: 22-10-2010

Directive 2010/63/ EU on the protection of animals used for scientific purposes was formally adopted on 20th of October.

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