TAG ARCHIVES FOR animal care and use

6
Sep2013

It’s back to school and back to work! Get into the swing of things by catching up on the latest news in the research ethics world (which never goes on vacation)!

Aveo Reeling after FDA's Rejection of Kidney Cancer Drug: Aveo Pharmaceuticals spent seven years and $300 million developing tivozanib, a kidney cancer drug, which was recently rejected by the [...] Read more

8
Jul2013

by Joan Rachlin JD, MPH, Executive Director

A violent new video game from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is the latest entry in the polarizing, emotion-laden debate surrounding animal research. The game, Cage Fight, allows players to assume the role of one of three famous mixed martial arts fighters as they attempt to free animals and take on researchers [...] Read more

28
Jun2013

by Maeve Luthin, JD, project coordinator

Take a few moments to catch up the latest news in research ethics! Whether you work in animal care and use or human subjects protections, this week’s edition has something for you!

Super Sugar Keeps Naked Mole Rats Cancer-Free: Researchers have discovered that naked [...] Read more

31
May2013

Welcome to another installment of our featured member interviews where we will continue to introduce you to more of our members—individuals who work to advance ethical research on a daily basis. Please read on to learn more about their professional experiences, how membership helps connect them to a larger community, and what goes on behind-the-scenes in their lives!

Today, we’d like to introduce you to Wendy Charles, director of Research Regulatory Affairs at National [...] Read more