In Vitro Testing Industrial Platform

IVTIP members are supportive of the 3Rs. They pursue opportunities in Reduction (of animal numbers) and Refinement (of existing animal experiments) that contribute to the development of Replacement strategies. They also endorse a 4thR: Responsibility towards animals as well as towards the growing demand by society for better ways of assuring safety.  Furthermore they endorse the ‘’The 21st Century Toxicity Testing’’ strategy as the ultimate replacement of animal experimentation for safety testing.