Restriction on animal experimentation for medical education and research: pros and cons

Rahul Kumar, Sarvesh Singh, Rishi Pal, Rakesh Kumar Dixit, Rajendra Nath, Narendra Kumar


Recently, a lot have been written and discussed about animal experiments and ethics. Still there is too much confusion among academicians and researchers about the future of use of animals in biomedical research and up to what extent their use in laboratory, research institutions, and medical colleges. This article highlighted and discussed about various aspects of this burning issue along with several pros and cons.


Animal experiments, Ethics, Biomedical research, Drug discovery, Medical education

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