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The development, validation and acceptance of alternative test methods is discussed with particular reference to: EU legislation and the role of the European Centre for the Validation of Alternative Methods (ECVAM); problems with the validation process; the ECVAM prevalidation scheme; and regulatory acceptance criteria.

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Authors: BALLS M, JRC Ispra (IT)
Bibliographic Reference: Paper presented: ICLAS/CSIC Working Group on Alternative Methods, Talvera de la Reina (ES), April 26-29, 1995
Availability: Available from (1) as Paper EN 39632 ORA
Record Number: 199610610 / Last updated on: 1996-05-27
Original language: en
Available languages: en