British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (Medical » Veterinary)

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  • BUAV — British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection L Union Britannique pour l Abolition de la Vivisection (ou BUAV pour British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection) est un groupe basé à Londres, en Angleterre, et qui fait campagne pour l abolition …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • Roger Yates — is a lecturer in sociology at University College Dublin and the University of Wales, specializing in animal rights. He is a former executive committee member of the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV), a former Animal Liberation …   Wikipedia

  • Animal testing on non-human primates — Image taken inside Covance Experiments involving non human primates (NHPs) include toxicity testing for medical and non medical substances; studies of infectious disease, such as HIV and hepatitis; neurological studies; behavior and cognition;… …   Wikipedia

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  • Nafovanny — s maternity clinic. Photographed undercover by the BUAV.[1] (video) Nafovanny in Vietnam is the largest captive breeding primate facility in the world, supplying long tailed macaques (Macaca fascicularis) to animal testi …   Wikipedia

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