Sunday, November 18, 2007

EU and US agree to closer cooperation on alternatives to animal testing

Cordis News reports here that the European Commission and the US Food and Drug Administration have agreed to intensify their collaboration in order to reduce animal testing at a meeting of the Transatlantic Economic Council. The EC and FDA agreed to cooperate more closely in the peer review of validation studies of alternative methods to animal testing for cosmetics in order to contribute to a reduction in animal tests.

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