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Module 6

References and Resources

Philosophy on the Moral Status of Animals


Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy. 2003. The moral status of animals. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/moral-animal/ Exit disclaimer.

Transgenic Animals


European Initiative for Biotechnology Education. 1998. Transgenic Animals—Unit 11. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://archiv.ipn.uni-kiel.de/eibe/UNIT11EN.PDF Exit disclaimer.

Alba the Rabbit


Dickey, C. 2001. I love my glow bunny. Wired, 9.04, April. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://www.wired.com/wired/archive/9.04/bunny.html Exit disclaimer.

Marcel, J. 2000. A white rabbit that glows in the dark. The American Reporter, 6 (September 29). Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://www.ekac.org/amrep.html Exit disclaimer.

Philipkoski, K. 2002. RIP: Alba, the glowing bunny. Wired, August 12. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://www.wired.com/medtech/health/news/2002/08/54399 Exit disclaimer.

Disease-Model Mice


California Biomedical Research Association. No date. Fact Sheet: Animals in research statistics. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://www.ca-biomed.org/pdf/media-kit/fact-sheets/FS-Statistics.pdf Exit disclaimer.

European Initiative for Biotechnology Education. 1998. Transgenic animals—unit 11. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://archiv.ipn.uni-kiel.de/eibe/UNIT11EN.PDF Exit disclaimer.

Institute of Laboratory Animal Research, Commission on Life Sciences, National Research Council. 1996. Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals. Washington, DC: National Academy Press.

National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH. 2007. Background on mouse as a model organism. European Initiative for Biotechnology Education. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://www.genome.gov/10005834.

Sparks, J. 2003. Timeline of laws related to animal subjects. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://history.nih.gov/about/timelines_laws_animal.html.

Dyed Feathers


University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. 1998. Chickscope. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://chickscope.beckman.uiuc.edu/resources/egg_to_chick/coloring.html Exit disclaimer.

Ear Mice


BBC News. 2002. Artificial Liver “Could Be Grown.” April 25. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/health/1949073.stm Exit disclaimer.

Kruszelnicki, K. 2006. Mouse with human ear. Great Moments in Science. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://www.abc.net.au/science/k2/moments/s1644154.htm Exit disclaimer.

Giant Panda Breeding


Associated Press. 2007. 30 panda cubs born in China in 2006. January 3. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/16451635/ Exit disclaimer.

Smithsonian National Zoo. No date. Giant panda. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://nationalzoo.si.edu/Animals/GiantPandas/PandaFacts/default.cfm Exit disclaimer.

Immunoglobulin Cows


Associated Press. 2002. Milking cows for all they’re worth. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2002/08/13/tech/main518504.shtml Exit disclaimer.

WebMD. 2006. Immunoglobulins. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/immunoglobulins Exit disclaimer.

Mad-Cow-Disease Cows


U.S. Department of Agriculture. 2005. Fact Sheets, Production & Inspection: Bovine spongiform encephalopathy—mad cow disease. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/food-safety-education/get-answers/food-safety-fact-sheets/production-and-inspection/bovine-spongiform-encephalopathy-mad-cow-disease.

U.S. Food and Drug Administration. No date. Bovine spongiform encephalopathy. Retrieved May 29, 2009 from http://www.fda.gov/AnimalVeterinary/GuidanceComplianceEnforcement/ComplianceEnforcement/BovineSpongiformEncephalopathy/default.htm.

Weiss, R. 2006. FDA is set to approve milk, meat from clones. Washington Post, October 17, page A01.

Malaria Mosquitoes


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 2007. Malaria facts. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://www.cdc.gov/malaria/.

Paddock, C. 2007. Glow in the dark GM mosquitoes prevent spread of malaria. Medical News Today, March 20. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/65601.php Exit disclaimer.

NothingButNets. No date. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://nothingbutnets.net Exit disclaimer.

Purebred Dogs

Dog-answers.com. No date. The answers to all your dog questions. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://www.dog-answers.com Exit disclaimer.

Spider-Silk Goats


BBC News. 2000. GM Goat Spins Web Based Future. August 21. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/889951.stm Exit disclaimer.

Harris, B., and Springer, F. November 1992, reviewed June 2003. Dairy goat production guide. Animal Science Department, Florida Cooperative Extension Service, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://ufdcimages.uflib.ufl.edu/IR/00/00/47/60/00001/DS13400.pdf Exit disclaimer.

Osborne, L. 2002. Got silk. New York Times Magazine, June 16.

Super-Sized Salmon


European Initiative for Biotechnology Education. 1998. Transgenic Animals—Unit 11. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://archiv.ipn.uni-kiel.de/eibe/UNIT11EN.PDF Exit disclaimer.

Lang, S. 2005. Stick to wild salmon unless heart disease is a risk factor, risk/benefit analysis of farmed and wild fish shows. Chronicle Online, December 22. Cornell University. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://www.news.cornell.edu/stories/Dec05/salmon.ssl.html Exit disclaimer.

World Resources Institute. No date. Farming fish: The aquaculture boom. Retrieved May 29, 2009, from http://www.mindfully.org/Food/WRI-Aquaculture-Boom.htm Exit disclaimer.

Veal


American’s Beef and Veal Producers. The veal farm. Retrieved August 18, 2008, http://www.vealfarm.com/ Exit disclaimer.

U.S. Department of Agriculture. 2006. Fact Sheets, Meat Preparation: Veal from farm to table. Retrieved August 18, 2008, http://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/food-safety-education/get-answers/food-safety-fact-sheets/meat-preparation/veal-from-farm-to-table/CT_Index.

Wooly Sheep


American Sheep Industry. 2003. Wool information. Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://www.sheepusa.org/index.phtml?page=site/text&nav_id=7c5d4c669762cf579b480708f052a529 Exit disclaimer.

Schoenian, S. 2006. How much wool does a sheep produce? Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://www.sheep101.info/wool.html. Exit disclaimer

Schoenian, S. 2008. How long does it take to shear a sheep? Retrieved August 18, 2008, from http://www.sheep101.info/shearing.html. Exit disclaimer

 

 

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