NRP 79 « Advancing 3R »

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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 funding

CHF 20'000’000

Period of research

5 years

President of the Steering Committee

Prof. Dr. Herwig Grimm

Knowledge and Technology Transfer

Adrian Heuss

Programme Managers

Marjory Hunt and Irina Sille, SNSF

Open call

18 May 2021