The Lord Dowding Fund

Knowledge Source Identification
Knowledge source name The Lord Dowding Fund
Abbreviated name LDF
Owner/Developer National Anti-Vivisection Society
Abbreviated owner NAVS
Country United Kingdom
Languages English
Description The Lord Dowding Fund for Humane Research awards grants to scientists for advanced medical and scientific research that does not use animals. Projects include different types of cancer, kidney research, safety testing, microsurgery, toxicity of dental fillings, Parkinson’s, schizophrenia and programmes to replace the use of animals in teaching.
Knowledge Source Category
Category Research Program/Project/Grant
Sub categories Funding Program / Award
Knowledge Dissemination and Sharing
Dissemination channel Website
Targeted audience (specified/objective analysis) Scientists, Researchers, Educators
Users access Open access
Knowledge Characterization
3Rs relevance Replacement
Purpose Fundamental studies, Toxicological and safety evaluation, Funding