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The Lush Prize 2016 Conference will be held at the Royal Society of Arts in London on 10 November
Our judging panel is made up of experts in the fields of animal protection, science and alternatives to animal testing. However, we also have a vacancy for a ‘lay’ judge.
Young scientists wanting to pursue careers in alternatives to animal testing are being given additional support this year with new Lush Prizes for Asia and the Americas.
Do you want to make a nomination for the Lush Prize, the global initiative aiming to bring forward the day when safety testing takes place without the use of animals?
An in-vitro toxicity test that saves animals’ lives by using human cells, has been approved.
A key message of the conference was that innovative alternative methods will protect people as well as animals in chemicals safety testing.
2014 Lush Prize winner Africa Network for Animals held a successful workshop in Kenya promoting alternatives to animal testing in education and training.
Lush Prize sponsors key conference on replacing animal research in medical science
Government statistics reveal that almost 4 million animals were used in experiments last year.