Why are mice used most in medical research?

Answer With somewhere between 20,000 and 30,000 mice used annually in medically based scientific research, the use of this tiny creature far outweighs that of any other animal. There are several reasons f... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Why are mice used most in medical research

How many animals are used for medical research per year in the USA?

The number of animals used in research in medical in 2006, the most recent year for which statistics are available, was 1,012,713, according to The American Humane Association. This does not includ... Read More »

If you have to provide medical ins for your ex who has an existing medical condition where can you get the best most cost effective coverage?

Answer You're probably NOT required to get her the coverage, but to pay the premiums. You also have a problem with HIPAA Privacy in that she doesn't have to tell you what her medical problems are,... Read More »

How is realism used in Of Mice and Men?

Realism was used to provide the context for treatment of women, black people and old people; the selfishness of the American dream out of balance, the apparent failure of the American capitalist sy... Read More »

Why Lab Mice Are Used in Science Experiments?

Mice and other rodents are the main animals used in all forms of scientific research. Although this type of research has drawn heavy criticism from animal rights groups, such as PETA, there are sev... Read More »