TITLE

Number of scientific procedures on animals increases in 2008

PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;8/1/2009, Vol. 165 Issue 5, p125
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the results of a study by Home Office on the experimental use of animals in 2008. It notes that the study depicted an increased number of animals used for scientific procedures with 3.6 million which is a 15% increase in 2007. It mentions that the increase in animals used is attributed to an increase in essential biological research, applied studies, and breeding for genetically altered animals.
ACCESSION #
43928758

 

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