TITLE

EFSA looks at ways to reduce animal tests

PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;7/4/2009, Vol. 165 Issue 1, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the opinion titled "Existing approaches incorporating replacement, reduction and refinement of animal testing: applicability in food and feed risk assessment," from the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA). Scientific Committee chairman Vittorio Silano says that the opinion reviews the guidelines on animal experimentation for food safety testing. It adds that the opinion contains a list of internationality accepted alternative methods for studies in risk assessment.
ACCESSION #
43457210

 

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