NRP 79 "Advancing 3R" aims to address the tensions between medical research and animal welfare and to improve research involving animals.

The programme comprises three research modules:

  • Innovation
  • Implementation
  • Ethic and society

The NRP 79 will operate with an overall funding of CHF 20 million for a research duration of 5 years.

Projects will be selected in a two-stage process. Interested researchers can submit project outlines via the mySNF platform until 3 August 2021.

Detailed information on the participation requirements and the submission and selection procedures are available in the call document.