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Awards for BfR scientists

The work of scientists at the German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment is highly esteemed on the national and international levels. On this page we provide information on the scientific awards presented to BfR staff members for their outstanding achievements.


Das Bundesinstitut für Risikobewertung

"Bone-on-a-chip" - Scientific BfR poster on alternatives to animal experiments receives an award

A Summer School on alternatives to experiments with animals for risk assessment was held in Ispra, Italy from the 16th to 19th of May 2017. The event was organised by the Joint Research Centre (JRC)...

Award for BfR cooperation project on new molecular mechanisms in toxicology

The 83rd annual conference of the German Society for Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology (DGPT) took place in Heidelberg from 7 to 9 March 2017. During the conference, Dr. Nicola...

BfR scientist presented with International Animal Protection Research Award

Dr. Manfred Liebsch – Head of the Unit “Alternatives to Animal Testing – ZEBET” within the German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR) is presented, together with Dr....

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