1 January 1970
Posted by: Richard Scrase
Our online animal image library is one of the stand-out resources of the Understanding Animal Research website.
The three-year public debate in the UK on animal-hybrid embryos was always a secondary issue for Understanding Animal Research and its forerunners, but an important one.
Why is the concept of animal research so difficult to grasp?
How similar are we really to chimpanzees?
We have seen in the UK that, when attacked by violent animal rights extremists and vociferous antivivisectionists...
Five years ago newspaper reports of medical breakthroughs rarely mentioned the animal research that had played a part in creating a medicine or treatment.
Julie Andrews, the star of musicals Mary Poppins and The Sound of Music has announced she will return to the London stage next year after more than 30 years.
Act now to safeguard improvements in science reporting – that is the message to the scientific community and government in the UK from a new strategic report published today.