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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

80th Anniversary of Unveiling Pasteur Institute, Pasteur for Pity, 1969

Identifier: Coll-1618/2/1/4/1/33
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A magazine suppliment "Live" from the youth supplement of the Christian Recorder, October 1969. The article titled "80th Anniversary of Unveiling Pasteur Institute, Pateur for Pity", by Maurice Moyal

The article concerns the work of the Pasteur Institute in resaerching cures for diseases such as tuberculosis and polio in humans, along with a host of diseases in animals.

A handwritten note on the second page states "the other point of view"

Dates: 1969

Alternatives to Vivisection, 1962

Identifier: Coll-1618/2/1/3/1/51
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"Alternatives to Vivisection", written by Colin Smith, offers suggestions for alternatives to animal testing and vivisection in the field of medicine. Smith argues that although vivisection has helped our understanding of medicine in the past, there are plenty of alternatives to animal testing.

Published by the SSPV and withdrawn May 1974.

Dates: 1962

Copies of the Medical Review and Medical News, 1954 - 1967

Identifier: Coll-1618/2/1/4/2/1
Scope and Contents Copies of "The Medical Review", (formerly The Prescriber) and "Medyckal Tidyngs", a satirical supplement to "Medical News", December 22-29, 1967. The Medical Review was editied by James Burnet and was published in Edinburgh from 3 Howe Street. The review contains articles and avertisements relating to medical treatment and opinion on topics such as cancer, respiratory diseases, cardiology, paediatrics, obstetrics and gynaecology, industrial diseases, urology, and gastro-intestinal diseases....
Dates: 1954 - 1967

Introducing the Lawson Tait Memorial Trust, 1961

Identifier: Coll-1618/2/1/3/1/43
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A leaflet announcing a joint prize fund (the Lawson Tait Memorial Trust), organised by the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection and the Scottish Society for the Prevention of Vivisection, for a prize of £3000 to be awarded to scientific research which avoids the use of experimenting on animals.

Dates: 1961

Medical Opinions Against Vivisection, 1957

Identifier: Coll-1618/2/1/3/1/67
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Pamphlet titled "Medical Opinions Against Vivisection" is a reprint of "Recent Medical Opinions Against Vivisection, 1949" (Coll-1618/2/1/3/58)

Dates: 1957

Poster for Original Medical Research, 1961

Identifier: Coll-1618/2/1/5/15
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An advertisment, originally taken from The Scotsman, 18th November 1961, detailing a fund, named the Lawson Tait Memorial Trust, of £5000 to stimulate new developments in medical research without using living animals. Those with an interest in applying for the funding must contact Harvey Metcalfe.

The advertisment includes an illustration of Lawson Tait, Surgeon, 1845-1899

Dates: 1961

Recent Medical Opinions Against Vivisection, 1949

Identifier: Coll-1618/2/1/3/1/66
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Three copies of "Recent Medical Opinions Against Vivisection" collected for the use of the Conference of British Anti-Vivisection Societies".

These pamphlets contain the opinions of medical professionals who are against vivisection.

On the pamphlets, it states the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection, 47 Whitehall, London, however the original print has been crossed out and replaced with "issued by the Scottish Society for the Prevention of Vivisection"

Dates: 1949

Research (Activity and Publications), 1978 - 2014

Identifier: GD59/1
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Documents relating to Jacqueline Mok's research, including publications, grants, and related research.

Dates: 1978 - 2014

The Alternative to Vivisection, 1960

Identifier: Coll-1618/2/1/3/1/55
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"The Alternative to Vivisection" was a pamphlet written by M Beddow Bayley, which contains quotations from medical professionals stating their opinion on the lack of use for vivisection in the medical field.

The pamphlet was first published by the SSPV in 1960 and withdrawn May, 1969.

Dates: 1960

Unnecessary Operations, 1937

Identifier: Coll-1618/2/1/4/1/15
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A print out of a lecture, given by B.P. Allison, M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P, given under the auspices of the Health Education and Research Council, London, under the title "Unnecessary Operations".

The lecture investigates alternatives to invasive surgery, particularly focussing on the diseases of the ear, nose and throat.

Dates: 1937