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Animal ethics, policy and research integrity

Animal ethics, policy and research integrity

This section was created to examine the human-animal relationship with regards to how humans treat animals, and will consider research and opinion articles exploring ethical theories and policies that discuss moral decisions in animal and veterinary research. With animal welfare at the heart of the scope of this section, studies into research integrity practices, including editorial standards and policies that promote or raise awareness about best practice, reproducible science and ethical conduct in animal and veterinary research will also be considered.

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  1. Reproducible science requires transparent reporting. The ARRIVE guidelines (Animal Research: Reporting of In Vivo Experiments) were originally developed in 2010 to improve the reporting of animal research. The...

    Authors: Nathalie Percie du Sert, Viki Hurst, Amrita Ahluwalia, Sabina Alam, Marc T. Avey, Monya Baker, William J. Browne, Alejandra Clark, Innes C. Cuthill, Ulrich Dirnagl, Michael Emerson, Paul Garner, Stephen T. Holgate, David W. Howells, Natasha A. Karp, Stanley E. Lazic…

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2020 16:242

    Content type: Guideline

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