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animal experimentation
Subject Category
X Research, Technology and Engineering
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/9019.rdf
Scope Note
Use for the discussion of the use of animals in experiments, typically focused on the effects of experimentation on the behavior or welfare of laboratory animals; Do not use as a check tag simply denoting the use of laboratory animals in an experiment, for these animals serving in this role USE laboratory animals.
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/9019
Used For
animal experiments
Broader Term
research methods
Narrower Term
vivisection
Related Term
animal behavior
animal ethics
animal research
animal use alternatives
animal welfare
laboratory animals
welfare assessment
Spanish
experimentación animal
Term Number
9019