Research Review Launch and 2018 3Rs Prize Presentation

  • NC3Rs
Monday 18 March 2019 12:15 to 19:00
Central London

We will be launching the latest review of our 3Rs research portfolio at an event in Central London on Monday 18 March. The event will include presentations from NC3Rs-funded scientists featured in the review. This will be a great opportunity to hear about some of the research we have funded.

The winner of the 2018 3Rs Prize will also be announced at the event. The 3Rs Prize is sponsored by GSK and awarded annually for an outstanding primary research paper reporting a significant impact on the 3Rs.

Further details can be found in the programme below. When registering, please indicate whether you would like to attend the whole event, the afternoon session or the evening reception.

The deadline for registration is Friday 8 March.


12.15 – 13.15

Registration, poster viewing and lunch

13.15 – 13.30

Welcome and introduction

Dr Vicky Robinson/Dr Anthony Holmes, NC3Rs

13.30 – 13.55

The 3Rs impact of multi-user MRI combined with a 3D computational mouse atlas to detect pancreatic cancer

Dr Jane Sosabowski and Mr Algernon Bloom, Queen Mary University of London

13.55 – 14.20

An in vitro functional assay to replace virulent M.tb challenge for the testing of TB vaccine candidates

Dr Rachel Tanner, University of Oxford

14.20 – 14.45

Human in silico trials for the 3Rs

Professor Blanca Rodriguez, University of Oxford

14.45 – 15.20

Refreshments and poster viewing

15.20 – 15.45

Creating a model of pathological bone formation

Professor Liam Grover, University of Birmingham

15.45 – 16.10

Learning more about influenza virus transmission with fewer ferrets

Professor Wendy Barclay, Imperial College London

16.10 – 16.50

Presentation of the annual 3Rs prize

The 2018 3Rs Prize winner will give a 20 minute presentation

16.50 – 19.00

Networking reception and poster viewing

Which part(s) of the event do you wish to attend?

  • I will be attending the whole event
  • I will be attending the afternoon session only
  • I will be attending the evening reception only