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ICCVAM Biennial Report 2018-2019

ICCVAM Biennial Report 2018-2019


Establishing confidence in new testing methods requires engagement by both federal agencies and stakeholders. To support this goal, ICCVAM agencies evaluate the suitability of new methods for specific purposes and facilitate communication and education about new methods.
Dr. Reinke at EASA lab visit

Assay Application

ICCVAM agencies evaluate the suitability of new laboratory methods for specific purposes.

Dr. Burgoon and colleague presenting an SOT poster

Communication and Education

ICCVAM and its agencies organize meetings and webinars to inform and receive input on development and implementation of new methods

Black female scientist with images of data graphs

Computational Tools Applications

ICCVAM agencies apply computational approaches to reduce animal testing.