About 15 years ago I ran the telephone system for a large hospital
complex that included an animal testing facility.
The animal rights movement was just picking up steam back then and
it was a subject of discussion amongst the researchers.
I suggested they have patients sign a waver noting that the
procedure they were about to undergo was developed using animal
I've never heard yet of a so-called activist refusing a medical
procedure because it was developed on animals, but I wouldn't be
Extropy Institute, www.extropy.org
Adler Planetarium www.adlerplanetarium.org
Life Extension Foundation, www.lef.org
National Rifle Association, www.nra.org, 1.800.672.3888
Ameritech Data Center Chicago, IL, Local 134 I.B.E.W
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