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Finding Information on Alternative Methods

Inventory of 3Rs Knowledge Sources
Inventory of 3Rs Knowledge Sources

A detailed inventory - compiled by JRC scientists - of 800 knowledge sources relevant to the Replacement, Reduction and Refinement (Three Rs) of animal procedures used for scientific purposes.

EURL ECVAM Search Guide

A guide to searching for information relating to alternative methods and 3Rs. It provides search principles and procedures, suggested search terms and user guidance together with an inventory of relevant information resources.

EURL ECVAM Tracking System on Alternative Methods (TSAR)

A system to provide a transparent view of alternative methods currently being considered for or that are under evaluation/validation.

EURL ECVAM Database Service on Alternative Methods to Animal Experimentation (DB-ALM)

A database covering alternative methods at all stages of development. Contains method descriptions and protocols, but many other datasets are also available.