Comparing the challenges in developing and implementing 3Rs alternative methods in Europe and the United States : industrial and academic perspectives
Faculty of Pharmaceutical, Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences . Biomedical Sciences
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The European Society of Toxicology In Vitro (ESTIV) and the American Society for Cellular and Computational Toxicology (ASCCT) held a combined session at the 8th World Congress on Alternatives and Animal Use in the Life Sciences to compare and contrast the challenges of developing and implementing new alternative (non-animal) methods in Europe and the United States (US) from both an industrial and academic point of view. The present paper summarizes the main discussions and overall conclusions of this session.