Stock image of four macaques in a cage provided by 'Understanding Animal Research
This came about after specialists from the animal research
centre at the Wilayat of Bahla used the genetic improvement programme to impregnate the Omani native sheep.
Drawn from the conference EurSafe (European Society for Agricultural and Food Ethics) 2016, held in Porto, Portugal in September and October of that year, the 93 papers in this volume address food from holistic and prospective utopian viewpoints, including animal ethics, farm animal welfare, waste, sustainability, animal perspectives, corporate social responsibility and public procurement, literature, aquatic species, in vitro meat, veterinary ethics, communicating food, food policy, food in communities, consumers and animal products, food in a local context, food choices, the economy, animal research
, genetic modification, environmental ethics, and responsible research and innovation.
Wendy Jarrett, of Understanding Animal Research
, said numbers of experiments which cause serious harm has been reduced.
The first-ever training programme on the humane care and use of laboratory animals held from January 5 to 18 by Qatar University Laboratory Animal Research
Centre (QU-LARC) drew 23 trainees from Biomedical Research Centre, LARC and the Colleges of Medicine, Arts & Sciences and Pharmacy.
One event that funds animal research
is next month's Movember, during which men grow moustaches, raising money for projects concerned with male cancers and mental health.
The participants were also briefed about overview of wildlife of Pakistan and challenges, Animal welfare, animal rights and ethics in animal research
, Zoo animal diseases and their treatment, Wildlife Legislation, Basics of bio-safety, Standard microbiological practices, Lab waste management, Chemicals safety, Bio-safety aspects of biotechnology and nanotechnology research and Personal protective equipment and their applications.
SIR - Ben Williamson of Peta is incorrect to say that animal research
is irrelevant to human beings (Letters, August 4).
The product of this effort is the Animal Research
: Reporting of In Vivo Experiments (ARRIVE) guidelines (http://www.
The group Understanding Animal Research
points out that the drug was not tested on pregnant animals and if it had been then its full effects would have been known before it was licensed.
18 June 2013 - Danish diagnostics company BioPorto (CPH:BIOPOR) said today it had added its Monkey NGAL ELISA kit to the firm's animal NGAL product portfolio for animal research
Starr III notes that the landscape of animal research
is shifting, pointing to a report that shows gradual progress for activists.