I would like to study biology but....

wayne conlan wayne.conlan at nrc.ca
Thu Jan 27 16:10:19 EST 2000



Robert Somogyi wrote:

> actually....there is plenty that can be done w/o animal work... a lot can
> be done with cell culture work and commercially available antibodies can
> easily allow one to avoid animal work
>
> Robert (in an immunology lab and isnt too crazy about animal work himself)
>

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Hi:
    If you profess to have an ethical objection to animal experiments, as opposed to
being merely squeamish, then the above stance is a complete cop-out.  Animals are
still used to produce the antibodies you avail yourself of, and fetal calf serum is
almost universally used in animal cell culture.

Regards,

Wayne.





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