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Reflections on Animal Care and Use in Research

Childhood experiences led to his interest in medicine and research. Mr. Matthews describes his career path, the importance of zebrafish and the beginnings of IACUC 101. (March, 2013)

Topics include: 

  • 20:15 Animal rights controversies and different viewpoints (Watch Excerpt)
  • 33:03 Zebrafish  (Watch Excerpt)
  • 39:10 The "three R's" and the "Nine U.S. Government Principles"  (Watch Excerpt)
  • 51:37 The birth of IACUC 101 (Watch Excerpt)
  • 1:04:30 "If only..."