Japanese Center for the Validation of Alternative Methods

Knowledge Source Identification
Knowledge source name Japanese Center for the Validation of Alternative Methods
Abbreviated name JaCVAM
Owner/Developer National Institute of Health Sciences
Abbreviated owner NIHS
Country Japan
Languages English, Japanese
URL http://www.jacvam.jp/
Contact https://www.jacvam.jp/inquiry/en_index.php
Description JaCVAM’s policy and mission is to promote the 3Rs in animal experiments for the evaluation of chemical substance safety in Japan and establish guidelines for new alternative experimental methods through international collaboration.
Knowledge Source Category
Category Organization
Sub categories Governmental Organization
Knowledge Dissemination and Sharing
Dissemination channel Website
Targeted audience (specified/objective analysis) Scientists, Regulators, Industry
Knowledge Characterization
3Rs relevance Replacement, Reduction, Refinement
Purpose Validation, Documentation and information