Animal Experimentation: Where is the line?
The ethics of vivisection has long been subject to many debates. The issue of using non-human related primates to find an HIV vaccine cure has been identified as a particular case study, because it contrasts many of this world’s contemporary views. Chimpanzees and monkey are the laboratory subjects of choice when testing out Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) vaccines because they are the animals closest to human. However, when is it ethically acceptable to cause harm and distress to primates (and other living creatures) for our... [+] Read more