Norecopa's 3R Prize

The winner in 2019 was Arne Olav Melleby at Oslo University Hospital Ullevål, for his excellent work in developing a better operating technique for mice in research on chronic cardiac failure.

Norecopa is Norway’s National Consensus Platform for the advancement of “the 3 Rs” (Replacement, Reduction, Refinement) in connection with animal experiments.

Photo: Member of Parliament Morten Ørsal Johanse handed over the Diploma for the Norecopa’s 3R Prize for outstanding efforts to advance Replacement, Reduction & Refinement in connection with animal research, to the winner Arne Olav Melleby