1 January 1970
Posted by: Richard Scrase
Why is the concept of animal research so difficult to grasp?
How much do you know about which animals are used most in medical research and which are used least? Sharing the Pie, the latest addition to the Learning Centre's suite of activities for schools, is a fun way to find out.
Six new leaflets have been published by Understanding Animal Research, providing an overview of aspects of animal research
The UK government announced this morning that the number of animal procedures in 2009 fell by 1% compared with the previous year.
The overall number of animals used in research across European member states does not seem to have changed much since 2005, standing at just above 12 million in 2008 (a decrease of 116,561 since 2005).