Is chemo tested on animals? And it’s a legal requirement in this country that all new drugs (not just cancer drugs) must be tested in animals before they’re given to people, to make sure that they’re safe to use.
Is cancer Council tested on animals? Our internal research conducted at Cancer Council does not involve animals. Some of the external research conducted in universities, hospitals and medical research institutions in the past has involved animals and the majority of these would have been mice.
Does the American Cancer Society test on animals? The American Cancer Society advocates the use of non-animal systems in research whenever possible; however, there are times when scientific research using animals remains essential for developing treatments and cures for people with cancer.
Is animal testing still cruel? Animal testing is cruel and needs to stop, because it has far too many damaging consequences for animals, humans and the environment. Animal testing has been around for many years and has served a variety of purposes.