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Submission + - India to cut out animal dissection (nature.com)

ananyo writes: Squeamish science students in India might not have to grapple with cutting up rats or frogs for much longer. The University Grants Commission (UGC), the national body in New Delhi that funds and governs Indian universities, announced new rules earlier this month that would phase out almost all animal dissection and replace it with teaching using computer simulations and models.
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India to cut out animal dissection

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