Here we provide background briefings, pictures and videos of animals in research. Please share them widely.
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Background Briefings on Animal Research
Background Briefing on Animal Research in Canada (pdf)
Background Briefing on Animal Research in the UK (pdf)
Background Briefing on Animal Research in the US (pdf)
Background Briefing on Animal Research in Germany (pdf) [EN / DE]
Pictures of Animals in Research
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SR video on the science behind animal research. Edited from a presentation given in 2008 at Oregon Health and Sciences University (OHSU):
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Committee member Prof. Allyson Bennett webinar: “Balancing Public Interests, Benefits, and Risks in Animal Research (June 2016)
Committee member Prof. Allyson Bennett talk: “Animal Research: Why We Need It and Who It Helps” (October 2021)
A monkey cage in Oregon National Primate Research Facility
Basic Powerpoint presentation on the contributions of animals to medical research (ppt format)