PETA International Science Consortium Ltd.

Knowledge Source Identification
Knowledge source name PETA International Science Consortium Ltd.
Abbreviated name PISC
Owner/Developer People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals
Abbreviated owner PETA
Country United Kingdom
Languages English
Contact email
Description The PETA International Science Consortium Ltd. (PISC) promotes nonanimal research methods and coordinates the scientific and regulatory expertise of its members. With an eye toward championing the best nonanimal methods and replacing tests on animals, PISC brings scientific expertise and extensive knowledge of the international regulatory environment to the development of testing protocols. To do so, PISC and its members are involved in the development, validation, global implementation and harmonisation of alternatives to testing on animals.
Knowledge Source Category
Category Organization
Sub categories Non-Governmental Organization
Knowledge Dissemination and Sharing
Dissemination channel Website, Audio / Video, Social media
Targeted audience (specified/objective analysis) Scientists, Regulators
Users access Open access
Knowledge Characterization
3Rs relevance Replacement, Reduction
Purpose Animal welfare, Funding, Education and training, Documentation and information