The Effectiveness Of Animal Testing

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Animal testing is useless due to the fact that results are invalid which could lead to researches overseeing potential cures for diseases. Animal experiments can mislead researchers or even lead to illnesses or deaths by not predicting the toxic effects of drugs on the human body.
During the 1920s and 1930s, studies on monkeys led to big misconceptions that held back the progress of finding medicines against poliomyelitis. Animal tests do not predict reliable and accurate results. 94% of drugs that pass animal tests fail in human clinical trials. A study made published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America found that nearly 150 of the clinical trials (human tests) of treatments to reduce inflammation
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