PETA scientists persuaded the Indian Pharmacopoeia Commission to remove the requirement to inject guinea pigs and mice with vaccines to test for contaminants, sparing thousands of animals each year. They are now working to have the policy expanded to include even more products that still require this cruel test.
Indian Government Ends Abnormal Toxicity Test for Human Vaccines After Input From PETA Scientists
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— Ingrid E. Newkirk, PETA President and co-author of Animalkind