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Ten organizations account for half of all animal research in Britain in 2021

Today, 30 June 2022, Understanding Animal Research (UAR) published a list of the ten organizations that carry out the most animal procedures – those used in medical, veterinary and scientific research – in Britain. These statistics are freely available on the organizations’ websites as part of their ongoing commitment to transparency and openness regarding the […]

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Colin Blakemore, a scientist and an early proponent of openness in animal research, has died – Talking Research

June 30, 2022 Chris Magee Distinguished neuroscientist Sir Colin Blakemore was born on June 1, 1944. He died of motor neuron disease on June 27, 2022, aged 78. Born in Stratford-upon-Avon on June 1, 1944, he was educated at King Henry VIII School in Coventry, then won a state scholarship to Corpus Christi College, Cambridge, […]

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Annual animal research figures released

Mouse in biological research facility. Credit: Francis Crick Institute The Francis Crick Institute has released its 2021 animal research statistics, as part of its commitment to open animal research. Each year, the Crick publishes the number, type and severity of procedures involving animals performed at the institute. In 2019 and 2022, Crick was recognized as […]

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Professor Supports Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine Student Research Projects Through Endowment | VTX

Four students at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine (VTCSOM) received summer fellowships through an endowment created by Charles J. Schleupner, professor of internal medicine at the school and infectious disease physician at the Carilion Clinic. This is the second year that the awards have been presented. “It’s all in the name of advancing knowledge,” […]

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College Honors: WPI students complete research projects

At Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), all undergraduate students must complete a professional-level, research-oriented project that applies science and technology to address an important societal need or problem. Two WPI students from Hopkinton recently completed their projects. Junior Ryan Hawkins, who is majoring in Mechanical Engineering, has completed a project titled “Exploration and Monitoring of the […]

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Demings backs bipartisan legislation for Agency Health Act for Advanced Research Projects

According to staff reports and Representative Val Demings’ office Today, Rep. Val Demings (FL-10) voted for the Advanced Research Projects Agency–Health Act, which will energize medical R&D, broaden competition and lower health care costs. It passed the House with strong bipartisan support. “This initiative will develop new remedies and reduce health care costs for Florida […]

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Susan G. Komen awards $21.7 million for 48 new research projects aimed at improving outcomes for breast cancer patients

Susan G. Komen®, the world’s leading breast cancer organization, is awarding $21.7 million to fund 48 new research projects at 26 distinguished academic medical institutions across the United States that focus on improving patient outcomes – in particular for people with the most aggressive breast cancers or who have suffered a recurrence or metastasis. With […]

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15 research projects received over $2.4 million in SSHRC grants – Daily News

Fifteen McMaster researchers have received more than $2.4 million from the Funding Council (SSHRC). Fourteen researchers from multiple faculties received Insight Grants and one researcher received a Partnership Development Grant. Their research projects encompass a wide range of topics, including the influence of tech companies on public policy and services, the self-care practices of post-secondary […]

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Fund animal research improvements, New South Wales says

Australian state inquiry receives hundreds of submissions on animal use in health research The New South Wales health research system needs more funding to improve training in animal use and find ways to reduce the practice, a parliamentary inquiry into the state has said. A submission from the Association of Australian Medical Research Institutes (AAMRI) […]

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NARA research projects slow due to fuel shortage

A team of scientists from the National Aquatic Resources Development and Research Authority (NARA) in a recent meeting with Fisheries Minister Douglas Devananda told the Minister that they have been forced to stop ongoing research projects due to severe fuel shortage and lack of resource facilities. They said that under these circumstances, they were unable […]

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Misericordia Student Faculty Research Projects Help Improve Area Water Quality

Misericordia University is located on 127 scenic acres in Dallas, Pennsylvania in the Back Mountain region of Luzerne County. The campus’ proximity to lakes, streams, and lush forests provides an ideal setting for biology students interested in learning about and protecting the local environment. Cosima Wiese, Ph.D., professor and chair of the university’s biology department, […]

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Brandon U students receive federal support for research projects – DiscoverWestman.com

BRANDON – The work of 10 undergraduate students at Brandon University (BU) is supported by federal funding from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC). The students are recipients of Undergraduate Student Research Awards (USRA), each offering $6,000 from NSERC in addition to $1,500 from BU. Students receiving research funding are: Joshua […]

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Ongoing economic research projects on the situation of children by where they grew up | Local

What is one of the biggest predictors of a child’s success? According to an interactive map created by Opportunity Insights, a research institute founded by economics professors from Harvard and Brown universities, this could be the neighborhood they grew up in. The “Atlas of Opportunity” uses data from the United States Census Bureau and the […]

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Focus on the first year of DigiFoods research projects

Jens Petter Wold Lead Scientist Jens Petter Wold of Nofima leads DigiFoods. He has over 20 years of experience developing smart sensors for the food industry. © Jon-Are Berg-Jacobsen, Nofima Monitoring the quality of raw materials helps to optimize both their use and the processes. This will help make the food industry, including manufacturing, more […]

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DOE Awards $3 Million for Innovative Solar Photovoltaic Research Projects

The U.S. Department of Energy has selected 19 projects (9 CSP, 10 PV), with total funding of $6 million, that will pursue innovative, targeted, early-stage research and development ideas. solar energy. The projects were selected under the Solar Energy Technologies Office (SETO) 2022 Small Innovative Projects in Solar (SIPS) funding program. SIPS projects focus on […]

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NWTF announces funding for new wild turkey research projects

The National Wild Turkey Federation announced funding of more than $360,000 for seven new research projects in six states, addressing the needs of wild turkey populations. The announcement was made during the 12th National Wild Turkey Symposium, a gathering of state and federal wildlife agencies, wild turkey researchers, land managers and enthusiasts focused on wild […]

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NIFA-funded research projects advance U.S. aquaculture and protect our oceans

To mark world oceans day In June, we highlight the collaborative work Land-grant universities are doing, with support from the USDA’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA), to advance aquaculture in the United States and protect our coastal waters. Helping Aquaculture Thrive in the United States Salmon, shrimp, catfish and other fish provide an […]

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Facts About Monkeypox and Animal Research – Let’s Talk Research

June 8, 2022 It is not new news that individuals and groups engaged in political campaigns against animal research rarely miss an opportunity to amplify their message and promote their agenda by jumping on current world events. A look at PETA’s webpage, for example, will tell you about PETA Germany’s efforts to save pets in […]

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CCRYN and PGIMER collaborate to promote Yoga through joint research projects

A “Collaborative Center for Mind and Body Interventions” through Yoga has been established by the “Central Council for Yoga and Naturopathy Research” (CCRYN), Delhi, and the Postgraduate Institute of Education and Research Center (PGIMER), Chandigarh, as a collaborative research center of PGIMER, Chandigarh, according to a CCRYN statement. Yoga research projects are jointly designed by […]

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University of Ajman Research Day showcases innovative research projects by research students

As part of its aim to encourage and support students in the field of scientific research, the University of Ajman (AU) organized the 5th Annual AU Student Research Day Online on June 8 2022 in the presence of Dr Karim Seghir, Chancellor of the AU; Dr. Abdulhaq Al-Nuaimi, Vice Chancellor for Communications and Community Affairs; […]

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Ajman University Research Day showcases innovative research projects – News

Published: Tue, Jun 7, 2022 5:33 PM As part of its objective to encourage and support students in the field of scientific research, Ajman University (AU) hosted the 5th Annual AU Student Research Day Online on June 8 in the presence of Dr. Karim Seghir, AU Chancellor; Dr. Abdulhaq Al-Nuaimi, Vice Chancellor for Communications and […]

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NASA GWIS Research Projects: Answering the Call of the Wildfire

What would humanity be without the discovery of fire? Heat, lighting, and protection from nocturnal predators were made possible once humans became familiar with flames. Now, this friend of mankind’s earliest ancestors is arguably turning into a foe as severe wildfires become more frequent around the world. Warmer temperatures and drier conditions caused by Earth’s […]

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Latest AB Nexus Grants Advance Innovative Cross-Campus Research Projects | Office of Research and Innovation

Catalyze a culture of collaboration Today the Nexus AB announced its fourth round of faculty grants at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus and the University of Colorado Boulder. From advancing new treatments for cancer and diabetes to developing AI tools to diagnose dementia, selected teams bring together experts from multiple disciplines to advance […]

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Announcing Future Game-Changing Battery Research Projects

The Faraday Institution today awarded 16 small, fast-paced, targeted projects in areas not covered by its existing battery research portfolio. In doing so, it has expanded its research scope and set of academic partners, in a move that will inform future priorities for its research agenda beyond March 2023. ‘) } // –> New seed […]