Call for projects for the Swiss 3RCC 3Rs award is still open

The 3RCC offers an award of CHF 5,000 to scientists who have significantly contributed to the advancement of Replacement, Reduction, Refinement of animal experimentation (the principle of 3Rs) in the area of life sciences. The award takes into account contributions such as innovative methodologies, modifications of existing methodologies, basic research, applied research, methodology optimization, validation, teaching, testing, manufacture of vaccines, discovery and development of new medicines, medical devices and healthcare products for humans and animals. The winner will be invited to the 3RCC 3Rs Day on 2 September 2019 to receive the prize and briefly describe his/her contribution to the 3Rs. The application deadline is 17 June 2019. More info: