Science, medicine, and animals

TitleScience, medicine, and animals
Publication TypeWeb Article
Year of Publication2004
Authorsand National Research Council, Committee to Update Science, MA
Pagination1 online resource (52 p.) : ill.
PublisherWashington, DC : National Academies Press
Type of MediumInternet Resource; Computer File Date of Entry: 20050225
Publication Languageeng
ISBN Number9780309511667 (electronic bk.)
Accession Number57734979
KeywordsANIMAL , Animal Research Subjects , animals , LABORATORY , laboratory. , MEDICINE , Research. , SCIENCE
AbstractScience, Medicine, and Animals explains the role that animals play in biomedical research and the ways in which scientists, governments, and citizens have tried to balance the experimental use of animals with a concern for all living creatures. An accompanying Teacher s Guide is available to help teachers of middle and high school students use Science, Medicine, and Animals in the classroom. As students examine the issues in Science, Medicine, and Animals, they will gain a greater understanding of the goals of biomedical research and the real-world practice of the scientific method in general.
NotesInstitute for Laboratory Animal Research (U.S.).; Committee to Update Science, Medicine, and Animals. ; National Research Council (U.S.)Electronic books.Back material cites Committee to Update Science, Medicine, and Animals; Institute for Laboratory Animal Research Council; and Institute for Laboratory Animal Research./ Includes resources and web links (p. 41-47)./ Description based on print version record./ Also available on the Internet.Other format available: Print version:; Science, medicine, and animals.; Washington, DC : National Academies Press, c2004LC: R853.A53; Dewey: 616.0273National Research Council of the National Academies.Document (dct); Internet resource (url); eBook (ebk)
URLhttp://www.nap.edu/openbook.php?isbn=0309088941
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