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6 Reasons We Have to Say a Study Was "In Mice"

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Published on Oct 27, 2019

A lot of our videos include the disclaimer "Mice aren't people." But why do we keep saying this, and if rodent studies aren't effective, why do we keep using them?

Hosted by: Stefan Chin

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Sources:

Intro:
https://www.genome.gov/10005834/backg...

Alzheimer's disease:
https://www.nia.nih.gov/health/what-h...
https://www.nature.com/articles/d4158...
https://www.biospace.com/article/a-lo...
http://investors.biogen.com/news-rele...
https://www.nature.com/articles/s4158...

Multiple sclerosis:
https://medlineplus.gov/multiplescler...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti...
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/la...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti...
https://www.degruyter.com/view/j/revn...

Hepatitis B:
https://www.cdc.gov/hepatitis/hbv/ind...
https://www.nap.edu/catalog/4887/revi...
http://discovermagazine.com/1994/mar/...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1...
http://perspectivesinmedicine.cshlp.o...

Tuberculosis:

https://www.cdc.gov/tb/publications/f...
https://medlineplus.gov/tuberculosis....
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti...
https://www.jimmunol.org/content/172/...

Saccharin:
https://www.nytimes.com/1977/06/19/ar...
https://academic.oup.com/annonc/artic...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti...
https://www.niehs.nih.gov/news/newsro...
https://www.foodserviceandhospitality...

Microbiome:
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti...
https://www.nature.com/articles/s4159...
https://www.health.harvard.edu/blog/s...
https://dmm.biologists.org/content/8/...
https://www.the-scientist.com/news-op...
https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releas...

Closing:
https://www.nabr.org/animal-research-...

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...


https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...

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