Animal research

Montgomery County Park was once the site of an animal research center

Photographic illustration by Alice Kresse At the end off Norwood Drive in Chevy Chase, in the middle of a modern recreation area, stands a curious relic of the community’s past. The imposing brick building from the turn of the 20th century, which overlooks the playgrounds and tennis courts, is a reminder of the federal government’s […]

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Opponents of animal research should refuse medical treatment – Speaking of Research

February 19, 2021 We are in the midst of a global pandemic, with 105.4 million cases and 2.3 million deaths since the start of the pandemic. Fortunately, thanks to decades of animal research on coronaviruses, various candidate vaccines have been accelerated and their safety and efficacy profiles evaluated in animals and humans. As a result, […]

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Animal research during a pandemic: a new podcast episode goes live | Imperial News

What is it like to work in animal research in these unprecedented times? A new series of podcasts explore. Imperial Oil’s Animal Research Department has produced a new podcast episode featuring researchers sharing their experiences during the pandemic and how it affected their daily work. The latest episode of the new Imperial podcast series Animal […]

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Comment: Thanks to animal research for COVID-19 vaccines | Columnists

MATTHEW R. BAILEY The race to vaccinate the country is on. People are starting to receive the COVID-19 vaccine developed by Moderna. It is the second vaccine to receive emergency use authorization from the US Food and Drug Administration, after that of Pfizer and BioNTech. Creating a coronavirus vaccine in less than a year is […]