Why laboratory rats are here to stay

Botham, P.; Purchase, I.
May 1992
New Scientist;5/2/92, Vol. 134 Issue 1819, p29
Discusses the use of laboratory animals in assessing toxic chemicals and why experiments on animals will probably never be replaced. Toxicity testing in Great Britain, conducted within the framework of international guidelines; The steps involved in investigating a new chemical; The direct practical benefits to people of such tests.


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