alternative test method

(1) Alternative test method The term “alternative test method” means a test method that— (A) includes any new or revised test method; and (B) (i) reduces the number of animals required; (ii) refines procedures to lessen or eliminate pain or distress to animals, or enhances animal well-being; or (iii) replaces animals with non-animal systems or one animal species with a phylogenetically lower animal species, such as replacing a mammal with an invertebrate.


42 USC § 285l-2(1)

Scoping language

None identified, default scope is assumed to be the parent (subpart 12) of this section.
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