Animal research

Most animal research suspended at Johns Hopkins and elsewhere amid coronavirus, raising questions about welfare of test subjects – Baltimore Sun

As the coronavirus pandemic forces researchers to put lab work on hold, some animal test subjects could be euthanized. At Johns Hopkins University, for example, scientists were recently instructed to designate animals in their labs as “mission essential” and said others “may be euthanized if space/resources l ‘demand’. So far, that hasn’t been necessary, said […]