MRC Harwell & NC3Rs Joint Webinar

MRC Harwell and the NC3Rs will be co-hosting a webinar on efficient management of genetically altered mouse colonies  Good management of genetically altered (GA) mouse colonies ensures the optimal use of available animals and minimises surplus animals, whilst producing reproducible and well-controlled research models.  On Monday 1 March, the NC3Rs and the Mary Lyon Centre (MRC Harwell) will be hosting a joint webinar that will explore how to address common challenges in the […]

Dr Lydia Teboul, winner of the 2020 ISTT 3Rs Prize

Dr Lydia Teboul has been awarded the 2020 International Society for Transgenic Technologies (ISTT) 3Rs Prize. This prize recognises Lydia’s work in developing a technique that implements the reduction principle of the 3Rs, to reduce the number of animals used in research. Gene editing has vastly improved in recent years, accelerating genetic research. Specifically, CRISPR-Cas9 […]