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Published on Apr 24, 2015
Animal research plays an essential role in our understanding of health and disease and in the development of modern medicine and surgical techniques. As part of our commitment to openness, this film examines how mice are helping the fight against cancer. It takes a in-depth look at the facilities in which they are housed, exploring issues of animal welfare and the search for replacements.
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* Since this film was published, there has been considerable evidence-based research for improved welfare and scientific outcomes to non-tail handling mice. The University has implemented this technique throughout their biofacilities.