The History of Animal Testing

Aage Kristian Olsen Alstrup, associate professor, Dr.Med.Vet. at Aarhus University-Hospital PET Center, has written three chapters about the history of laboratory animals for Denmarks 3R-Center website.

  1. Animal research in the Age of Antiquity – From Aristotle to Galen
  2. Animal research resumed in the 16th century
  3. Animal research according to the 3R principles