A memorandum of cooperation between the United States, Canada, Japan and Europe to coordinate scientific recommendations on alternative toxicity testing methods has been signed.

[US National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS). Countries unite to reduce animal use in product toxicity testing worldwide. Press release (dated 27 April 2009) is available at http://www.nih.gov/news/health/apr2009/niehs-27.htm (the memorandum of cooperation can be viewed at http://iccvam.niehs.nih.gov/docs/about_docs/ICATM-MOC.pdf).] {181759}

The above item was taken from the June 2009 issue of Toxicology and Regulatory News which is sent automatically to members of bibra (click here for more details).

News Home Guest Write For Us? Contact Us