Organisations of relevance to animal research

Organisations within Laboratory Animal Science

AAALAC International (Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International)
AALAS (American Association for Laboratory Animal Science)
ACLAM (American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine)
ALAVTN (Academy of Laboratory Animal Veterinary Technicians and Nurses)
AniMatch (an online sharing platform for the exchange of organs and tissues)
ARSAL (Asociatia Româna pentru Stiinta Animalelor de Laborator; Romanian Laboratory Animal Science Association)
ASLAP (American Society of Laboratory Animal Practitioners)
AFSTAL (Association Francaise des Sciences et Techniques de l'Animal de Laboratoire)*
AISAL (Associazione Italiana per le Scienze degli Animali da Laboratorio; Italian Laboratory Animal Science Association)
AWIC (Animal Welfare Information Center), USA
ANZCCART (Australian and New Zealand Council for the Care of Animals in Research and Teaching)
Balt-LASA (Baltic Laboratory Animal Science Association)
BCLAS (Belgian Council for Laboratory Animal Science)
CAAT (Center for Alternatives to Animal Testing)
CAAT-EU (Center for Alternatives to Animal Testing - Europe)
CCAC (Canadian Council on Animal Care)
CLASA (Czech Laboratory Animal Science Association)
CroLASA (Croatian Laboratory Animal Science Association)
EARA (European Animal Research Association)
ECLAM (European College of Laboratory Animal Medicine)
ecopa (European Consensus-Platform for Alternatives)
EFAT (European Federation of Animal Technology)
ESF (European Science Foundation)
ESLAV (European Society of Laboratory Animal Veterinarians)*
ETPLAS (Education and Training Platform for Laboratory Animal Science)
ETRIS (Education and Training Resources in In-Vivo Sciences)
FELABA (European Federation for Laboratory Animal Breeders Associations)
EFP (European Federation for Primatology)
EPAA (European Partnership for Alternative Approaches to Animal Testing)
EUPRIM-NET (European Primate Network)
EVERI (national and European associations of veterinarians in education, research and/or industry)
FELASA (Federation of European Laboratory Animal Science Associations)*
FinLAS (Finnish Laboratory Animal Scientists)
FVE (Federation of Veterinarians of Europe)
GV-SOLAS (Gesellschaft für Versuchstierkunde, German Society for Laboratory Animal Science)*
HLASA (Hungarian Laboratory Animal Science Association) 
HSBLAS (Hellenic Society of Biomedical and Laboratory Animal Science)
IACLAM (International Association of Colleges of Laboratory Animal Medicine)
IAT (Institute of Animal Technology)
ICLAS (International Council for Laboratory Animal Science)
IIVS (Institute for In Vitro Sciences)
ILAF (Israeli Laboratory Animal Forum)*
ILAR (Institute for Laboratory Animal Research)
ILASA (Irish Laboratory Animal Science Association)
ISAE (International Society for Applied Ethology)
Laboratory Animals Ltd.
, publisher of the journal Laboratory Animals
LASA (Laboratory Animal Science Association)*
LASA-Turkey (Laboratuvar Hayvanları Bilimi derneği)
LAVA (Laboratory Animal Veterinary Association, originally BLAVA)*
NDTF (Norsk Dyretekniker Forening, Norwegian Animal Technicians Association)
NorIMM (Nordic Infrastructure for Mouse Models)
NVP (Nederlandse Verenigen voor Proefdierkunde, Dutch Society for Laboratory Animal Science)*
PAWS (Pain and Animal Welfare Sciences Group), Newcastle University
PolLASA (Polish Laboratory Animal Science Association)
Rus-LASA (Russian Laboratory Animal Science Association)
Scand-LAS (Scandinavian Society for Laboratory Animal Science)
SECAL (Sociedad española para las ciencias del animal de laboratorio; Spanish Laboratory Animal Science Association)*
SLAS (Slovenian Association for Laboratory Animals)
SLAVT (Society of Laboratory Animal Veterinary Technicians)
SPCAL (Sociedade Portuguesa de Ciências em Animals de Laboratório; Portugese Laboratory Animal Science Association)*
SGV (Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Versuchstierkunde; Swiss Laboratory Animal Science Association)*

*affiliated to the journal Laboratory Animals

Organisations for animal research

AMP (Americans for Medical Progress)
Animal Rights myths FAQ
BioMed Alliance (Alliance for Biomedical Research in Europe)
Concordat on Openness on Animal Research
FBR (Foundation for Biomedical Research)
Pennsylvania Society for Biomedical Research
Pro-Test: standing up for science
Sense about Science
Speaking of research
UAR (Understanding Animal Research) - a merger of the Research Defence Society and Coalition for Medical Progress)
VetTechs 4 Research

National Consensus Platforms (NCPs) affiliated to ecopa

3R Research Foundation, Switzerland
Fincopa (Finnish National Consensus Platform for Alternatives)
Francopa (French platform for the development of alternative methods in animal testing)
Hucopa (Hungarian platform)
IPAM (Italian Platform on Alternative Methods)
REMA (Spanish Network for the Development of Alternative Methods)
SET (German Foundation for the Promotion of Alternative and Complementary Methods to Reduce Animal Testing)
ZET (Austrian Centre for Alternative and Complementary Methods to Animal Testing)
ZonMw (Dutch platform)

Science and academia

Basel Declaration

BSTP (British Society of Toxicological Pathology)
EASAC (European Academies Science Advisory Council)
ECVAM (European Centre for the Validation of Alternative Methods)
ESF (European Science Foundation)
ESTAF (ECVAM Stakeholder Forum)
ESTIV (European Society of Toxicology In Vitro)
EUROTOX (Federation of European Toxicologists & European Societies of Toxicology)
ICCVAM (Interagency Coordinating Committee on the Validation of Alternative Methods)
INVITROM (International Society for In Vitro Methods)
ISAE (International Society for Applied Ethology)
ISTT (International Society for Transgenic Technologies)
LERU (League of European Research Universities)
 (Federation of European Academies of Medicine)
Science Europe
NICEATM (NTP Interagency Center for the Evaluation of Alternative Toxicological Methods)
(Nordic network for Communicating Animal Welfare)
Responsible Research in Practice
Royal Society of Biology
SCAW (Swedish Centre for Animal Welfare)


3Rs Management and Consulting Aps (3RSMC APS)
AISE (International Association for Soaps, Detergents and Maintenance Products)
CEFIC (European Chemical Industry Council)
Cosmetics Europe
ECPA (European Crop Protection Association)
EFPIA (European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations)
IFAH-Europe (International Federation for Animal Health - Europe)
IFRA (International Fragrance Association)
Refining Dog Care
ToxGenSolutions BV

Patient associations

EPF (European Patients' Forum)
Norwegian Patients Association (Norsk Pasientforening) 

Funding sources and 3R centres
AltWeb (Alternatives to Animal Testing) at CAAT (Center for Alternatives to Animal Testing)
Animals in Science Policy Institute, Canada
AS-ET (Animals in Science Education Trust)
AWIC (Animal Welfare Information Center), USA
3R Research Foundation, Switzerland
Bf3R (German Centre for the Protection of Laboratory Animals) at BfR (The Federal Institute for Risk Assessment)
Boyd Group, England
BPAM (Belgian Platform for Alternative Methods)
Denmark's 3R centre (Danish 3R-center)
Doerenkamp-Zbinden Foundation
Ester M og Konrad Kristian Sigurdssons Dyreværnsfond
EUSAAT (European Society for Alternatives to Animal Testing)
FICAM (Finnish Centre for Alternative Methods)
FRAME (Fund for the Replacement of Animals in Medical Experiments), UK
IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare)
IFER (International Foundation for Ethical Research)
Juliana von Wendt Fund for Research without Animal Experiments
Konkuk Institute for the 3Rs, Korea
Mahatma Gandhi-Doerenkamp Center for Alternatives to Use of Animals in Life Science Education, India
Morris Animal Foundation

NHMRC (National Health and Medical Research Council), Australia
NC3Rs (National Centre for the Replacement, Reduction and Refinement of Animals in Research), UK
UFAW (Universities Federation for Animal Welfare), UK
ZEBET (Centre for Documentation and Evaluation of Alternative Methods to Animal Experiments), Germany

Other relevant organisations

AVTE (Association of Veterinary Technician Educators)
 (Norwegian Biotechnology Advisory Board)
BSAVA (British Small Animal Veterinary Association)
BVA (British Veterinary Association)
De nasjonale forskningsetiske komitéer
, NEM, NENT, NESH (National Committees for Research Ethics in Norway)
Den norske legeforening (Norwegian Medical Association)
Den norske veterinærforening (DNV, Norwegian Veterinary Association)
(European Association of Establishments for Veterinary Education)
(Norsk Tamrotte Forening)
Norwegian Zoonosis Centre

Rådet for dyreetikk (Norwegian Council on Animal Ethics)
RCVS (Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, UK)
Sentrallaboratoriet, NMBU

VESO (Veterinærmedisinske Senter for Oppdragsforskning)

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