Knowledge Source Identification
Knowledge source name Novartis
Owner/Developer Novartis
Country Switzerland
Languages English
Description We use science-based innovation to address some of society's most challenging healthcare issues. We discover and develop breakthrough treatments and find new ways to deliver them to as many people as possible. We also aim to provide a shareholder return that rewards those who invest their money, time and ideas in our company. Novartis is committed to refining, reducing and replacing animals in research and to upholding the highest standards in animal welfare. We have a Global Animal Welfare Organization that is dedicated to ensuring the animal’s well-being.
Knowledge Source Category
Category Organization
Sub categories Industry, R&D Company
Knowledge Dissemination and Sharing
Dissemination channel Website, E-mail, Audio / Video, Social media, Professional online network
Targeted audience (specified/objective analysis) Not specified
Knowledge Characterization
3Rs relevance Replacement, Reduction, Refinement
Purpose Fundamental studies, Toxicological and safety evaluation, Production and quality control, Efficacy testing, Regulatory testing, Animal welfare
Legislative framework Medicines legislation
Technology/Tools Alternative test methods (in vitro), Non-testing methods (in silico), Animal testing (in vivo)