Education and Training in
Laboratory Animal Science & Welfare

Who are we?



LAL is a registered charity whose aims are to promote education and training in laboratory animal science. We fund a range of initiatives in the field of laboratory animal science including bursaries to attend appropriate training courses, speakers at scientific meetings, financial assistance for workshops the proceedings of FELASA conferences and of course our journal - Laboratory Animals


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The Journal

The Design of Animal Experiments
Reducing the use of animals in research through better experimental design Second Edition
Michael Festing - University of London, UK

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Calendar 2017

What is on and where to go for your CPD

Humane endpoints

Humane endpoints in animal experiments for biomedical research The organising committe...


• Individual scientists, who wish to attend training (courses) in laboratory animal scie...

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Since 2016 we have increased the number of issues  from four to six per year (first issue February 2016)
Translations of abstracts in every issue into three languages (French, German, Spanish)
A section in each issue for news, announcements and reports from subscribing associations