Animal Research Issues

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Animal Research Issues

Since 1985, the Physicians Committee has been working tirelessly for alternatives to the use of animals in medical research, and advocating for more effective human-relevant methods.

Our staff works with policymakers, industry, the medical community, the media, and the public to create a better future for people and animals.

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IMPACTS OF ANIMAL RESEARCH


Research Without Animals

We advocate higher ethical standards in conducting human research and providing access to medical treatment. Learn More >


Heart Failure Experiments

Research institutions need to focus on human-based studies that provide greater insight into heart failure. Learn More >


Psychological Trauma

Evidence of animals’ sentience presents a serious challenge to the ethics of using animals in laboratories. Learn More >

WHAT YOU CAN DO


Wayne State University

Tell Wayne State University to halt heart failure experiments on dogs. Take Action >

Rising Science Stars

Are you a scientist involved in innovative nonanimal research? Contact Us >


Animal-Derived Antibodies

Antibody production serves as a fundamental tool in biomedical research >