Federation of Laboratory Animal Science Associations

Knowledge Source Identification
Knowledge source name Federation of Laboratory Animal Science Associations
Abbreviated name FELASA
Owner/Developer Federation of Laboratory Animal Science Associations
Abbreviated owner FELASA
Country United Kingdom
Languages English
URL http://www.felasa.eu
Contact www.felasa.eu/contact
Contact email info@felasa.eu
Description FELASA, the Federation of Laboratory Animal Science Associations, represents common interests in the furtherance of all aspects of laboratory animal science (LAS) in Europe and beyond. FELASA puts the 3Rs of Laboratory Animal Science 'Replacement, Reduction and Refinement' centre stage. FELASA advocates responsible scientific conduct with animals in the life sciences with particular emphasis on ensuring animal welfare. FELASA's expert working groups publish guidelines, recommendations and reports. FELASA working groups are composed of international experts in the field of laboratory animal science and other areas of science relevant to the topic of the working group.
Knowledge Source Category
Category Organization
Sub categories Non-Governmental Organization
Knowledge Dissemination and Sharing
Dissemination channel Face-to-face, Website
Targeted audience (specified/objective analysis) Scientists, Regulators, Researchers
Users access Open access, Fee-based access
Knowledge Characterization
3Rs relevance Replacement, Reduction, Refinement
Purpose Animal welfare, Education and training, Documentation and information