Imagine a world where lab rats are replaced by lab robots, with human cell cultures and high-tech computer models instead of lethal tests on animals. That’s not science fiction, that’s science future—21st century safety testing and health research as envisioned by leading scientists.
Today, scientific and government authorities worldwide are acknowledging the deficiencies of "animal models" and calling for a new approach to safety testing and health research using state-of-the-art techniques. Advances in biology, genetics, computer science and robotics have given scientists new tools to help identify the root causes of human toxicity and disease.
HSI's report, "Advancing Safety Science and Health Research with Innovative, Non-Animal Tools," calls for a groundbreaking transatlantic research partnership to bolster the technology revolution taking place in pharmaceutical and chemical safety testing using cutting-edge non-animal techniques.Learn More
January 20, 2017
China's Food and Drug Administration has announced an adjustment to administrative regulations and examinations for general cosmetics imported through Shanghai, allowing such products may be imported under a simplified filing system.
November 7, 2016
국제동물보호.복지단체, 휴메인 소사이어티 인터내셔널 (이하, HSI)이 비동물 시험방법을 이용한 안전과학과 보건연구의 발전 중요성을 알리기 위한 #고통없는과학(#ScienceWithoutSuffering) 캠페인을 개시한다.
November 7, 2016
Humane Society International announced the launch of its #ScienceWithoutSuffering (#고통없는과학 in Korean) campaign to promote the advancement of non-animal safety science and health research in South Korea. Korean TV celebrity Sam Hammington and National Assembly Member Ms. Okju Song and Ms. Jeongae Han joined HSI to support the launch of this campaign.
September 19, 2016
First Chinese academic textbook on advanced animal-free testing released at Hangzhou alternatives conference
Humane Society International’s research and toxicology team joined more than 500 Chinese and international scientists at the 2nd International Conference on Toxicity Testing and Translational Toxicology to discuss advancements in 21st century alternatives to animal testing.