Where is the evidence that animal research benefits humans?

BMJ. 2004 Feb 28;328(7438):514-7. doi: 10.1136/bmj.328.7438.514.


Much animal research into potential treatments for humans is wasted because it is poorly conducted and not evaluated through systematic reviews

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animal Experimentation / standards*
  • Animals
  • Biomedical Research / standards*
  • Clinical Trials as Topic
  • Humans
  • Quality Control
  • Review Literature as Topic