First announcement of the
VII World Congress on Alternatives & Animal Use in the Life
The 7th World Congress on
alternatives and animal use in the life sciences will take place
in Rome, Italy. The congress was given the motto
'Calling on Science'
in order to emphasize that scientific progress today goes hand
in hand with progress towards the reduction, refinement and
replacement of experimental animals. The congress will address
alternatives and the use of animals from different angels in
specific day themes.
Date and Place:
30 August - 3 September 2009, Rome, Italy
is available on the
Consult also the ECVAM's website
NEWS/EVENTS and MEETINGS section.
Institute for Health
and Consumer Protection (IHCP)
DG Joint Research
Centre (DG JRC)