July 19, 2010
The HSUS and HSLF applaud the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for joining the Tox21 project to modernize the process for assessing potentially harmful effects of chemicals on human health. The project is expected to substantially reduce reliance on animal testing.
April 15, 2010
AXLR8, an ambitious European Commission-funded initiative, has launched as part of growing international efforts to revolutionise chemical and drug safety testing with sophisticated cell- and computer-based methods.
March 2, 2010
The Environmental Protection Agency needs to make the reduction of animal testing a top priority.
February 25, 2010
The HSUS works with scientists, governments, and corporations to pioneer methods that replace animal use in product safety evaluation
February 4, 2010
The HSUS applauds the Allergan Corporation for announcing its progress toward replacing a controversial animal test used in manufacturing its flagship product Botox Cosmetic, the popular anti-wrinkle treatment.
November 4, 2009
Over an eight month period, an undercover investigator working for the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV) filmed animal tests involving the drug Dysport, a competitor to Botox.
October 21, 2009
More than 65,000 people in cyberspace have asked European Union politicians to defend better science without animal suffering.
June 4, 2009
Rabbits in U.S. laboratories will be spared having "germ-killing" antimicrobial cleaning products dripped in their eyes thanks to a new program that does not use animals to test and label these products for their eye irritancy potential.
March 11, 2009
The Coalition for Consumer Information on Cosmetics and the European Coalition to End Animal Experiments celebrate the end of animal testing for cosmetics in the European Union.
February 20, 2009
Studying mice has limited relevance when it comes to treating or preventing diseases in humans.