Animal Research Info

The content of this online resource has been composed by Understanding Animal Research (UAR). provides reliable, detailed information about when and why it is appropriate to use animals, and the history of this area of research.

An international collaboration of scientists and expert contributors provide source information about the contribution of animals to scientific advances, and the rationale for why they are used. The content is available in English, German, French, Italian and Spanish.

UAR is a non-for-profit organisation that aims to achieve a broad understanding of the humane use of animals in medical, veterinary, scientific and environmental research in the UK. The European Animal Research Association endorses and we would like to acknowledge UAR for the professional and valuable information provided in this website.

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