She added that the use of animals in research and teaching is a privilege, carrying with it unique professional and moral obligations for all personnel and students involved in animal research
to follow standardised and safe laboratory practices to ensure that all animals involved in research are treated humanely and in accordance with national as well as institutional policies.
Those groups opposing animal research
cite numerous alternative methods that can be used in the drug development process.
We welcome the support of everyone who has signed the Declaration on openness on animal research
so far - well known charities, funders, and academia, along with some of the biggest pharmaceutical companies in the world.
This volume presents the proceedings of a November 2008 conference held in Washington, DC, with 200 participants from 17 countries, providing diverse perspectives on both the broad and particular challenges in the globalization of animal research
The revisions to the EU laws on animal research
strike an excellent balance between supporting and encouraging top-flight medical research in Europe on the one hand, and ensuring proper oversight of this research and due regard for animal welfare on the other.
They've organized a rally of scientists, staff and patients who might benefit from animal research
on the Westwood campus Wednesday.
This completely goes against public and political will, that wherever possible, animal research
should be replaced by advanced techniques.
A committee of MEPs was accused of bowing to lobbying by pharmaceutical firms and animal research
groups by removing "virtually every measure" aimed at improving animal welfare.
In a nutshell, Conn, a research scientist, and Parker, former Public Information Officer with the Oregon National Primate Research Center, documented the last 20 years of assaults by animal rights groups on biomedical research in The Animal Research
A police spokesman said most of the victims had or have connections with animal research
organisations and one of the companies had links with Darley Oaks Farm in Newchurch, Staffordshire, which bred guinea pigs for research until January 2006.
CDC conducts vital animal research
to understand and ultimately prevent viral, mycotic, bacterial, and other diseases that threaten populations worldwide.
In the poll conducted by GP Net, the vast majority of GPs - 96% - agree that animal research
has made an important contribution to many medical advances.
As human research now exists, with little funding required compared to the big pharmaceutical animal research
labs, are we to continue living in the dark ages?
These headlines misleadingly imply that the research involved women when it actually involved mice, and both the original story and the Join Together summary failed to mention that this animal research
may have little if any bearing on the health outcome of humans prenatally exposed to methamphetamines .
The research supported by the NIEHS addresses this mission through a diverse grants portfolio consisting of basic in vitro and animal research
, population-based studies, and a limited number of patient-oriented studies that focus on the understanding, detection, prevention, and intervention of environmentally related disease and disease processes.