Viewpoints

/Viewpoints

Cosmetics testing: the animal ban spreads

FRAME is delighted that more and more countries are starting processes to bring an end to cosmetics testing on animals. [...]

FRAME response to mouse head transplant reports

FRAME has responded to recent press stories of mouse head transplants being carried out in China. The Wall Street Journal [...]

FRAME response to EU “Stop Vivisection” initiative

The discussion this week of the “Stop Vivisection” initiative has highlighted several extremely important issues. Firstly, the high priority that [...]

FRAME response to ‘head transplant’ proposal

Researchers have announced that it might be possible to transplant a human head onto a donor body within two years [...]

Stem cells

FRAME believes that stem cells are potentially invaluable alternatives to conducting some of the most distressing experiments in sentient animals. [...]

Facelifts, baldness and botulinum toxin (aka Botox)

FRAME is deeply concerned about the use of botulinum toxin (like botox) for cosmetic purposes, and the apparent indifference by [...]

Xenotransplantation

FRAME has serious concerns about the use of animals as transplant donors for humans (xenotransplantation) because of the conditions in [...]

Would you use a medicine that had been tested on animals?

FRAME does not give a definitive answer to this question because it is very subjective. Individual people draw the line [...]

Using human volunteers

FRAME believes that animals should not be used to test products that can be safely tested using human volunteers and [...]

Animal rights and terrorism

FRAME does not condone any form of terrorist activities on the part of individuals or organisations, such as animal rights [...]