Mice Fall Short as Test Subjects for Humans’ Deadly Ills

For decades, mice have been the species of choice in the study of human diseases. But now, researchers report evidence that the mouse model has been totally misleading for at least three major killers — sepsis, burns and trauma. As a result, years and billions of dollars have been wasted following false leads, they say.

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/12/science/testing-of-some-deadly-diseases-on-mice-mislead-report-says.html?_r=1&

 

And here is the response by Dr Ray Greek:

http://www.opposingviews.com/i/society/animal-rights/death-knell-mouse-research-no-way

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