NRP 79 « Advancing 3R »

The National Research Programme “Advancing 3R – Animals, Research and Society” (NRP 79) aims to promote innovative ideas and constructive approaches for solving problems regarding animal experiments and their legitimacy.

The three main focus areas of the programme are innovation, implementation and ethics and society.

Facts & figures
Overall fundingCHF 20'000’000
Period of research5 years
President of the Steering CommitteeProf. Dr. Herwig Grimm
Knowledge and Technology Transfer Adrian Heuss
Programme ManagersMarjory Hunt and Irina Sille, SNSF
Open call18 May 2021