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2010-04-15 13:35:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., April 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dr. Rodger Curren, co-founder and president of the Institute for In Vitro Sciences, has been appointed as a member of the newly re-organized ECVAM Science Advisory Committee (ESAC). Dr. Curren is one of only two non-European members selected for the committee. The European Center for the Validation of Alternative Methods (ECVAM) was created in 1992 by the European Commission to coordinate the validation of alternative test methods at...


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