3 Minute 3Rs


Replacement methods for drug development, toxicology testing and cardiovascular research

Ep. 3

The papers behind the pod:

1.      Baran SW et al. (2022). Perspectives on the Evaluation and Adoption of Complex In Vitro Models in Drug Development: Workshop with the FDA and the Pharmaceutical Industry (IQ MPS Affiliate). ALTEX, in press. https://doi.org/10.14573/altex.2112203

2.      Borba JVB et al. (2022) STopTox: An in Silico Alternative to Animal Testing for Acute Systemic and Topical Toxicity. Environmental Health Perspectives 130(2). https://doi.org/10.1289/EHP9341

3.      van der Velden J et al. (2022) Animal models and animal-free innovations for cardiovascular research: current status and routes to be explored. Consensus document of the ESC working group on myocardial function and the ESC Working Group on Cellular Biology of the Heart. Cardiovascular Research, in press. https://doi.org/10.1093/cvr/cvab370


It’s the third Thursday of March, and you’re listening to 3 Minute 3Rs, your monthly recap of efforts to replace, reduce and refine the use of animals in research. This month, we’re highlighting three papers focusing on replacement. Follow this link for the full transcript:


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