Disregarding lab animals' circadian rhythms can hamper reproducibility, validity, and reliability of research, researchers say.
A series of short films looks at how using animals to better understand what happens in the brains of those with OCD may help lead to better treatments.
A new method of growing neural networks from stem cells is capable of detecting the activity of Clostridium botulinum neurotoxins and could help to minimize animal research.
A new 3D platform the simulates zebrafish behavior opens new avenues for research without the use of animals.
Alzheimer's disease research has been enhanced by researchers who have developed a comparable test of memory and learning for humans from a commonly used mouse experiment.
The NIH announces they will no longer support research on chimpanzees.
Given that chimpanzees are so closely related to humans and share similar behavioral traits, the National Institutes of Health should...