Estimates for worldwide laboratory animal use in 2005.

  title={Estimates for worldwide laboratory animal use in 2005.},
  author={Katy Taylor and N. Gordon and G. Langley and Wendy Higgins},
  journal={Alternatives to laboratory animals : ATLA},
  volume={36 3},
Animal experimentation continues to generate public and political concern worldwide. Relatively few countries collate and publish animal use statistics, yet this is a first and essential step toward public accountability and an informed debate, as well as being important for effective policy-making and regulation. The implementation of the Three Rs (replacement, reduction and refinement of animal experiments) should be expected to result in a decline in animal use, but without regular, accurate… CONTINUE READING

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