Documents Created in 2004
The documents listed below are all in the form of downloadable PDF files.
Noteworthy Quotes (85 KB)
Open University animal research
This document is in 12pt Century Gothic and 1.5 line spacing for the benefit of those who have reading difficulties. It condenses the other 2004 Research (04_R) documents.
OUSA Conference 2004 SES motions (48 KB)
The excellence of turnip mitochondrial fractions
Joaquim A.F. Vicente, VmH tor M.C. Madeira
Departamento de BotaL nica, Universidade de Coimbra, 3004-517 Coimbra, Portugal
Departamento de Bioqu mica, Universidade de Coimbra, 3004-517 Coimbra, Portugal
This article describes a humane, plant-based alternative to the rat liver experiment used in Open University residential school course SXR270: Investigative Biology (now discontinued).
Students for Ethical Science have been asking the OU for many years to replace its unnecessary animal use with this type of plant alternative.
This particular article was located by an OU biology tutor opposed to animal experiments.