IOC Ethical Animal Research for Improvement Health

Ethical animal research forms the basis of biomedical science and is key to improving the health of people, animals, and the environment.   The Institutional Officials Consortium and our member organizations explain the importance of animal models in understanding diseases and developing effective new treatments, our commitment to the use of appropriate alternatives to animal research, and our unwavering focus on quality care of research animals (LINK HERE).

 

This webpage highlights areas of research where animals play a central role in bringing medicines to human and animal patients and tells stories of lives changed through animal research.