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Awards

The following posters awards were presented at the EUSAAT 2013 conference.

The two EUSAAT poster awards 2013 for the best "replacement-", "reduction"- or "refinement"-posters were awarded to:

Lilian J. Löwenau, S. Wattanapitayakul, J. M. Brandner, G. Weindl, and M. Schaefer-Korting from the Institute for Pharmacy of the Free University, Berlin, in cooperation with the Department of Pharmacology of the Srinakharinwirot University, Bangkok, Thailand, and the University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany, for their poster Human epidermis reconstructed from UVB-irradiated keratinocytes mimics premature ageing in human skin (see ALTEX Procedings, page 73);

Kathy Taylor from the British Union Against Vivisection / European Coalition to End Animal Experiments, London, UK, for her poster A ‘low toxicity profile’ can waive the 90-day repeated dose test for REACH (see ALTEX Proceedings, page 122).

The animal welfare foundation Vier Pfoten International - Four Paws International awarded one poster award 2013 for an outstanding "replacement"-poster presented at the congress to

Tobias Hasenberg, E. M. Materne, C. Frädrich, U. Süßbier, R. Horland, S. Hoffmann, S. Brincker, A. Lorenz, M. Busek, F. Sonntag, R. Lauster, and U. Marx from the Technical University, Berlin, and the Fraunhofer Institute IWS (Institut für Werkstoff und Strahltechnik) for the poster Dynamic culture of human liver equivalents inside a micro-bioreactor for long-term substance testing (see ALTEX Proceedings, page 36).