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I think the majority of animal research will end within the next 20 years," he says.
For the first time in history, an animal research software has the power and flexibility to easily emulate clinical trial methodology, enabling multi-arm, multi-site, rolling enrollment studies under a single, common protocol.
He holds a key position, which permits him to implement effectively the 3Rs (Replace, Reduce, Refine) in Russian animal research laboratories.
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.
AFTER their cars were torched, their homes were vandalized and they received threats from animal rights activists, some UCLA professors decided take a stand in support of animal research.
Some of the amendments voted through include allowing animals to suffer severe and prolonged pain, allowing almost unlimited re-use of animals, the ending of almost all licensing of experiments - making the majority of animal research a free-for-all and reducing the scientific justification needed to experiment on monkeys.
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 War.
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.
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.
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