Animals and Scientific Research – Annotated Bibliography

Botting, Jack H. and Adrian R. Morrison. “Animal Research Is Vital to Medicine.” Scientific American February 1997: 83-85.

In this article, the authors Jack H. Botting and Adrian R. Morrison talk about the progress in medical science that occurred as a result of experiments on animals. The authors also address the common misconceptions among those who oppose experiments on animals. In addition, the authors also make an effort to counter some of the claims put forward by the opponents of animal research. This article is important because it will help me demonstrate the benefits of experiments on animals and has been authored by professional scientists.