TRP: Failures and Frontiers in TR

Apr 7, 2020
TR TalksApril 7 2020
5 -7 pm
TRP Auditorium; 263 McCaul St

Do [animal] models still matter? Institutions are decreasing their investment in animal facilities in the face of new technologies and continue questioning the translatability of findings in animal testing. More and more institutions are taking a more ethical route. So why are these models still being used? What will replace animal testing?

Catharine Whiteside
Robert Sugarman 
Norm Rosenblum