National Anti-vivisection Society


National Antivisection Society

Allergy UK

Posted: 21 December 2011. Updated: 6 November 2012

Rating: Good two ticks

Tel: 01322 619989
Questionnaire response received: Yes

Remit: Medical Research and Health
Organisational Area: Welfare-based

Policy / Record on research: Against animal-based research and support the use of non-animal methods; patient-orientated charity that funds no research (ie Human welfare-based); "We do not believe that results obtained by animal experiments translate to human benefit in our field".

Is this a permanent policy? Yes
Membership of AMRC? No
Record on animal-based research: Have never carried out or funded animal research

Annual income: 940,000
Annual expenditure on research: Nil
Amount spent on animal research and % of research income: N/A

Other information:

An email to NAVS dated 29th August 2012 states "Allergy UK’s policy on experimental animal testing is that it will not fund any research for companies using animals in any of it’s testing. Allergy UK does not use any animals for testing during the assessment of products for endorsement"

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