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Is it time for insect researchers to consider their subjects' welfare?

Crump, Andrew ORCID: 0000-0003-4485-5740, Gibbons, Matilda, Barrett, Meghan, Birch, Jonathan ORCID: 0000-0001-7517-4759 and Chittka, Lars (2023) Is it time for insect researchers to consider their subjects' welfare? PLoS Biology, 21 (6). e3002138. ISSN 1545-7885

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Identification Number: 10.1371/journal.pbio.3002138

Abstract

Recent evidence suggests that at least some insect species might plausibly feel pain. These findings should prompt researchers to think about the welfare implications of insect experiments.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: © 2023 The Author(s).
Divisions: CPNSS
Subjects: Q Science > QH Natural history > QH301 Biology
S Agriculture
R Medicine > RC Internal medicine > RC0321 Neuroscience. Biological psychiatry. Neuropsychiatry
Date Deposited: 14 Jun 2023 15:15
Last Modified: 08 Apr 2024 19:00
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/119421

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