Journal editorial policies, animal welfare, and the 3Rs.

  title={Journal editorial policies, animal welfare, and the 3Rs.},
  author={Nicola J. Osborne and Daisy Payne and Michael L. Newman},
  journal={The American journal of bioethics : AJOB},
  volume={9 12},
This study evaluates the editorial policies of a randomized sample of English language peer-reviewed journals that publish original research involving the use of animals. The aim is to identify whether journals have editorial policies relating to the use of animals in the research that they are prepared to publish and whether any policies are likely to promote animal welfare and dissemination of information on the 3Rs (reduction, refinement, replacement) within the scientific community. The… CONTINUE READING

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