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Bioethics Essay Help - May 2nd 2014, 10:42 PM

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So I need to write a bioethics essay and my chosen topic is to do with the use of animals in pharmaceutical testing, specifically in the testing of anti-depressants.

I need arguments for and against the use of animals in testing. I have quite a lot for against at the moment but only a couple in the for argument.

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Re: Bioethics Essay Help - May 3rd 2014, 09:57 PM

This link gives a lot of for and against arguments. Good luck with your essay

http://www.manchestereveningnews.co....testing-693965


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Re: Bioethics Essay Help - May 7th 2014, 04:27 AM

Random reasons:

Better than testing on people (you could judge the cost of harm to humans higher than the cost of harm to animals).
Easier access.
Can test things that you suspect are harmful/risky.
Can induce various disorders and diseases to test with.

Basically though - it comes down to judging the cost to animals as less than the cost to humans, for whatever reason (soul, capacity to think/feel pain etc)


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