Une souris dans une animalerie, tenue dans une main © Selina Slamanig, GBS Saint-Gall

Une souris dans une animalerie, tenue dans une main © Selina Slamanig, GBS Saint-Gall

Research with animals, a necessity for scientific progress

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Despite the many advancements in developing innovative alternative methods, animal testing still plays an important role in biological and medical research, enabling scientists to make key new discoveries. At EPFL, performing high-quality research is a priority for scientists, as is taking proper care of the mice, rats and fish in the facilities.

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