Animals and Medicine: The Contribution of Animal Experiments by Jack Botting,Regina Botting

By Jack Botting,Regina Botting

Animals and drugs: The Contribution of Animal Experiments to the regulate of illness bargains an in depth, scholarly ancient evaluate of the severe function animal experiments have performed in advancing clinical wisdom. Laboratory animals were necessary to this development, and the information won has kept numerous lives—both human and animal. regrettably, these against utilizing animals in study have frequently hired doctored facts to indicate that the perform has impeded clinical development. This quantity provides the articles Jack Botting wrote for the learn Defence Society information from 1991 to 1996, papers which supplied scientists with the data had to rebut such claims. gathered, they could now succeed in a much wider readership drawn to realizing the a part of animal experiments within the background of medicine—from the invention of key vaccines to the development of study on a variety of illnesses, between them high blood pressure, kidney failure and cancer.
This ebook is key interpreting for an individual all in favour of the position of animal experimentation within the heritage of technology from the 19th century to the present.

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