DC 3Rs

DC 3Rs

Details

DC Role: 
Programming, developing
Duration: 
On going
Client: 
Open for Market

ABOUT THIS PROJECT


Inventory of 3Rs Knowledge Sources

The 3Rs principle for the replacement, reduction and refinement of animal testing was first described in 1959 by the scientists Russell and Burch as key strategies of a systematic framework to achieve humane experimental techniques. Since then, the international community has made a major effort to develop and implement alternatives to animal testing. New methods like in vitro and in silico have, in turn, generated new sources of knowledge. The volume of information relevant to the 3Rs has increased exponentially.

Current Work

A study carried out by the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC) in 2016 compiled knowledge sources (websites, publications, databases, organisations, events, expert groups, etc.) relevant to the 3Rs, identifying the typical target and how they share content. This study, is now available in the public domain.

To make the most of this ever-expanding knowledge base, Edelweiss Connect has developed an online application DC 3Rs to allow fast, reliable and sustainable sharing. The user-friendly app allows the user to consult 3Rs knowledge sources listed in the JRC study. All available resources can be easily browsed, filtered and visualised in real-time.

You can also read more about this topis on our blog page.

Latest Tweets

Edelweiss Connect (2 hours ago)
Learn more about our recently launched application at #Chemspec Europe 2019. SaferSkin uses an ITS approach to prov… https://t.co/AVDsDMgrVE
Edelweiss Connect (2 hours ago)
We are excited to be at @ChemspecEurope this week! Stop by Stand B316 to speak with the Edelweiss team. #basel… https://t.co/qFlOlHTOfO
Edelweiss Connect (2 hours ago)
RT @openrisknet: Did you miss the live webinar yesterday on the Deploying Applications to an OpenRiskNet Virtual Environment https://t.co/w…
Edelweiss Connect (2 weeks ago)
RT @LucianFarcal: Discover our @EUNanoSafety stand activities at @ENF_2019 in Bucharest, 12-14 June: https://t.co/sVFWSdmEqo Learn more abo…
Edelweiss Connect (2 weeks ago)
Some benefits of SaferSkin™ = No #animaltesting required, saves you time, increases your accuracy, decreases the ri… https://t.co/5Xbo780fRR

Get in touch

  • Address: Edelweiss Connect GmbH
    Technology Park Basel
    Hochbergerstrasse 60C
    CH-4057 Basel / Basel-Stadt
    Switzerland
  • Phone: +41 61 633 29 78
  • Email: info@edelweissconnect.com

USA office

  • Address: Edelweiss Connect Inc
    Research Triangle Park NC
    800 Park Offices Dr
    Durham, NC 27709
    USA
  • Phone: +1 252 654 9003
  • Email: info@edelweissconnect.com